Anti-Muslim Bigotry: SPLC Intelligence Report

This summer’s “Intelligence Report” by the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) features an article by Robert Steinback titled the, “Jihad Against Islam”.  The SPLC is a non-profit organization founded by civil rights lawyers and headed up by a group of  lawyers, educators, and journalist that are known for tackling and exposing the activities of hate […]

Right-Wing Hate on the Rise

Yesterday, the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) released their spring 2011, Intelligence Report. Since the 80’s, SPLC began counting hate groups. For the first time, the organization has counted over 1000 hate groups, up from 932 in 2009. Since 2000, there has been a 66% increase in hate groups. According to the SPLC, “All hate […]