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The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) is an American no...

wikipedia - 14 Nov 2016
The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) is an American nonprofit legal advocacy organization specializing in civil rights and public interest litigation. It is noted for its legal victories against white supremacist groups, its classification of hate groups and other extremist organizations, its legal representation for victims of hate groups, and its educational programs that promote tolerance. The SPLC's classification and listing of hate groups – organizations that in its assessment "attack
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Report: Alabama's Failed War on Marijuana

Southern Poverty Law Center - 18 Oct 2018
This report from the Alabama Appleseed Center for Law and Justice and the Southern Poverty Law Center is the first of its kind to examine the fiscal, public safety, and human toll of marijuana prohibition in the state. The study analyzed demographic ...
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Alabama's War on Marijuana

Southern Poverty Law Center - 18 Oct 2018
Despite the national and Southern state trends toward a more commonsense approach – and despite the overwhelming scientific consensus that the substance is far safer than either alcohol or cigarettes – Alabama's marijuana laws remain both draconian and ...
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Hatewatch Headlines 10/18/2018

Southern Poverty Law Center - 18 Oct 2018
Think Progress: Interior Dept. selects Bundy supporter who favors 'war' against the BLM to serve as senior legal adviser. The Forward: RNC takes neo-Nazi money; Trump campaign still hasn't returned racists' gifts. USA Today: Ex-officers get prison time ...
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SPLC statement on Trump's homage to a Confederate general

Southern Poverty Law Center - 13 Oct 2018
There is no reason to praise a Confederate general at a political rally other than to fan the flames of hate. For more information about the Lost Cause mythology, read SPLC's report on the 1,740 Confederate monuments, place names and other symbols ...
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Hatewatch Headlines 10/17/2018

Southern Poverty Law Center - 17 Oct 2018
Think Progress: Republican congressman Duncan Hunter's campaign slides into Islamophobic trash. AlterNet: Fox's Laura Ingraham segment echoes vile 'You will not replace us' chant in attacking legal immigration. Raw Story: White Wisconsin men point ...
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Hatewatch Headlines 10/16/2018

Southern Poverty Law Center - 16 Oct 2018
Security chief leaves to head up anti-Muslim hate group; Patriot Prayer had rooftop weapons before rally; BLM blocked from Georgia polls; and more. Talking Points Memo: National Security chief of staff leaving White House to head up a hate group.
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Antigovernment, anti-media views voiced at Montana conference

Southern Poverty Law Center - 15 Oct 2018
At center stage was Ammon Bundy — a protagonist in both the 2016 armed takeover of a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon and the 2014 standoff at his father Cliven Bundy's ranch near Bunkerville, Nevada. After being acquitted of criminal charges in the ...
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American anti-LGBT groups battling same-sex marriage in Romania

Southern Poverty Law Center - 27 Sep 2018
The referendum would not have been possible without the heavy involvement of at least four wealthy American anti-LGBT groups — ADF International, Liberty Counsel, the World Congress of Families (WCF) and the European Center for Law and Justice ...
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What is the SPLC Action Fund?

Southern Poverty Law Center - 26 Sep 2018
Donations to the Southern Poverty Law Center are tax deductible and will support our research, litigation, advocacy and public education efforts. Gifts to the SPLC Action Fund will advance our work by giving us greater flexibility to engage in ...
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Hatewatch Headlines 10/15/2018

Southern Poverty Law Center - 15 Oct 2018
A look at how fascists are radicalized online; Fox misreported NYC Proud Boys incident; Feds still on the job fighting right-wing terrorism; and more. Bellingcat: From memes to Infowars: Here's how 75 fascist activists were 'red-pilled.' GamesIndustry ...
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Alabama's 'war on marijuana' topic of new report by law centers

AL.com - 18 Oct 2018
"Alabama continues to shoot itself in the pocketbook with harsh, outdated laws that create needless suffering for its residents, particularly for black people who are still living with the legacy of Jim Crow," said Lisa Graybill, deputy legal director ...
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The sins of Southern Poverty law

The Riverdale Press - 23 Sep 2018
To the editor: (re: “Hate groups are on our doorstep,” Aug. 16). I'm curious as to why Ms. Jennifer Scarlott has so much faith in the Southern Poverty Law Center, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. I cannot imagine leftists and progressives deferring ...
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Cody Wilson is on the lam with $1 million in bitcoin

Southern Poverty Law Center - 20 Sep 2018
Wilson shared two fundraisers to aid his pending legal battles against 19 state attorneys general, both of which raised around $348,000, with an option for funders to donate in cryptocurrency. Wherever Wilson is now, his flight from the law will be ...
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No End in Sight

Southern Poverty Law Center - 04 Oct 2018
This report by the Southern Poverty Law Center's Southeast Immigrant Freedom Initiative (SIFI) is a product of its efforts to provide pro bono counsel to people held in immigration prisons across the region. The asylum seekers' stories documented in ...
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Weekend Read: We oppose Kavanaugh

Southern Poverty Law Center - 29 Sep 2018
Kavanaugh has adopted an expansive view of police's “stop and frisk” power and written the decision upholding the same photo ID law that the Department of Justice rejected as discriminatory. With Kavanaugh's nomination approval by the Senate Judiciary ...

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