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Media consults SPLC about SPLC-friendly Chapel Hill Shooter

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 6:30pm
NC Shooter

A North Carolina man named Craig Hicks murdered three young Muslims last week over what appears to be a parking dispute.

Some liberals in the media have consulted the Southern Poverty Law Center on the subject—but have failed to point out that Mr. Hicks is an apparent fan of SPLC.

Jesse Walker of ...

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Legal Insurrection gets results: Ben Carson taken off SPLC “Extremist” List

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 8:38pm
Ben Carson on OReilly

On the O’Reilly show tonight, it was announced that the Southern Poverty Law Center has taken Dr. Ben Carson off the “Extremist” Watch List.


And sure enough, Carson no longer is on the List. Carson’s former Extremist profile now redirects to a page with this statement:

In October...

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Is Southern Poverty Law Center “Extremist”?

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 7:00am
http://www.foxnews.com/on-air/oreilly/index.html#/v/4043899163001

On Friday, February 6, 2015, we broke the story that Dr. Ben Carson put on “Extremist” Watch List by Southern Poverty Law Center because of his position on and comments he has made about same sex marriage. (See link for details and videos)

The revelation that the renowned pediatric neurosurgeon and likely presidential...

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Dr. Ben Carson put on “Extremist” Watch List by Southern Poverty Law Center

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 6, 2015 at 4:30pm
Benjamin Carson at National Prayer Breakfast Obama

The Southern Poverty Law Center ceased long ago to be a neutral source of information.

As we have documented over the past years, SPLC has used the credibility it earned decades ago fighting the Klan to turn itself not only into a huge money-raising machine, but also to poison the political process:

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Anti-Conservative Eliminationist Theorist exonerates anti-Zionist Conspiracy Theorist

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 9:00pm
Max Blumenthal Michigan Divest 2

Max Blumenthal is the virulently anti-Israel, anti-”right wing,” author whose writing about a supposed conspiracy by pro-Israeli money men to buy the 2012 election for Bibi Netanyahu was cited with approval by Glenn Miller, the Klan leader and neo-Nazi enthusiast who murdered three people in Overland Park, Kansas.

I made clear in...

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Academic study: SPLC Hatewatch list biased

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 8:30am
http://youtu.be/ZxRbaKqeOaI

In the academic study “Watching the Watchers: The Neglect of Academic Analysis of Progressive Groups,” published in the January 2014 issue of Academic Questions, Professor John Yancey finds that Southern Poverty Law Center provides a concrete example of “irrational shortcomings” regarding the publishing of its “Hatewatch” list.

The academic paper was reported...

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Attacking the messenger to preserve the Matthew Shepard Hate Crime Narrative

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 7:30am
Book of Matt Cover Partial

Stephen Jimenez is the author of “The Book of Matt,” a book that calls into question the deeply ingrained narrative that the murder of Matthew Shepard was an anti-gay hate crime. The extensively researched book reveals that the Shepard anti-gay hate crime narrative may be all wrong.

Jimenez, who is gay himself, has been praised by...

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An unanswered question in the Navy Yard mass murder

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 6:30pm
Twitter - Legal Insurrection - Sirota Navy Yard

Aleister, who writes for College Insurrection, has his own excellent blog, American Glob.

In a post yesterday, Aleister noted how quickly the media dropped any interest in the politics of the Navy Yard shooter … as soon as it became clear that the was a mentally-ill liberal black man, not a conservative/Tea Party/right-wing...

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SPLC doesn’t have the guts to put Bill Maher on its “Anti-Muslim” Hate Watch list

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 12:45pm

Mark Steyn observes in The Collapsing of the American Skull:

One of the most ingenious and effective strategies of the Left on any number of topics is to frame the debate and co-opt the language so effectively that it becomes all but impossible even to discuss the subject honestly….

The Southern Poverty Law...

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Family Research Council shooting caught on video

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 2:48pm

The real Eliminationist Narrative.

Background: SPLC Demonizes Supporters of Traditional Marriage.

 
 
 

SPLC — milking old northern liberals for decades

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 2:18pm

I have written so many times about the fundraising charade conducted by the Southern Poverty Law Center, in which “hate group” numbers are inflated and fear mongering is used to pump up SPLC’s massive endowment used to pay enormous salaries.

As with the proverbial broken clock, SPLC occasionally is right about a...

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So what if Adam Lanza had been an NRA member?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 29, 2013 at 8:13am

The game plays out every time there is a high-profile act of criminal violence.  There is an immediate media and left-blogsphere search to tie the shooter to a “right-wing” entity … usually the Tea Party movement.

Groups like the Southern Poverty Law Center have created a fundraising machine off of such

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SPLC put Rand Paul on 2011 list of “Electoral Extremism”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 12:20am

Rand Paul is the civil libertarian hero of progressives, libertarians, and all people who care about the government being able to summarily execute an American on American soil who does not pose a threat of imminent substantial violence without due process of law.

For the past 12 hours Rand Paul has been...

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New SPLC fear-mongering report — “explosive growth” of SPLC fundraising predicted

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 9:51pm

How fitting that on the day a supposed sighting of the KKK at Oberlin College was revealed to be nothing more than a woman wrapped in a blanket, the Southern Poverty Law Center released its latest scare tool, New Report: Radical antigovernment movement continues explosive growth:

The number of conspiracy-minded antigovernment “Patriot”...

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This SPLC story requires my full, undivided attention

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 1:11pm

The long inexorable descent of the Southern Poverty Law Center continues with the revelation that the shooter at the Family Research Council used the SPLC Hate Group list to target the FRC.

I have commented on the absurdity the SPLC has become many times before:

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Saturday Night Card Game (It must be fundraising time at SPLC)

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 6:43pm

SPLC has been relatively quiet lately.  Relatively being a relative term, of course.

I haven’t seen Mark Potok on television much, but maybe I just wasn’t paying attention.

SPLC may have been relatively quiet, but it has been busy maligning the Tea Party movement  as usual, as this video shows, SPLC Director: Tea...

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Did I miss the national dialogue and soul searching over the FRC shooting?

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 9:48am

I was somewhat distracted the past couple of weeks getting College Insurrection up and running.

So I guess I missed the national dialogue and soul searching over anti-Christian rhetoric and the War on Christianity being conducted by the SPLC and various groups which cite the SPLC as the authority on what is hate...

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