The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) says its primary mission is to fight hatred, teach tolerance, and seek justice. These are noble goals for most Americans, but this is not a noble organization. It is the exact opposite. Given the SPLC’s power and influence over the media and members of Congress, this once highly-regarded civil rights organization deserves fresh scrutiny. Here are seven reasons why the SPLC fails to serve the public interest:
Posted in Marriage/Family/Culture
Tagged Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Donald Trump, Family Research Council, Floyd Lee Corkins II, George Yanc, Hannah Scherlacher, James T. Hodgkinson, Karl Zinsmeister, Maajid Nawaz, Muslim Brotherhood, Richard Cohen, Southern Poverty Law Center, Steve Scalise
Frustrated by its inability to win elections, the left is attempting to silence opponents through intimidation, either in the streets or in the courts. The latest example is the hijacking of Guidestar USA by the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC). Guidestar is a database of more than 2 million nonprofit and non-governmental (NGO) organizations. It's considered the foremost authority on nonprofits, and had a self-avowed reputation for "remaining neutral."
Posted in Faith, Marriage/Family/Culture, Religious Liberty
Tagged Ben Carson, Edwin Meese, Floyd Corkins II, GuideStar, Jacob Harold, James T. Hodgkinson, Leo Johnson, Maajid Nawaz, Mark Potok, Southern Poverty Law Center, Steve Scalise
The shooting of GOP House Whip Steve Scalise and several other Republicans during an early morning baseball practice this month is as unsurprising as it was dreadful. Some of our deepest expectations were realized in that moment, as the furious rhetoric being churned out by the Left finally expressed itself in the ultimate form of contempt: an attempt to assassinate political leaders.
It wasn’t hard to predict where our national discourse was taking us. For years in the halls of Congress and in the courts, we’ve been engaged in a civil war. There’s been a marked increase in the use …
Posted in Federal
Tagged Ann Coulter, Barack Obama, Donald Trump, Dr. Charles Murray, Hillary Clinton, James T. Hodgkinson, John Adams, John Griffin, Johnny Depp, Johnny Eric Williams, Kathy Griffin, Kevin Allred, Kirsten Gillibrand, Lars Maischak, Lea DeLaria, Madonna, Maxine Waters, Milo Yiannopoulos, Reza Aslan, Sarah Silverstein, Snoop Dogg, Steve Scalise, tim kaine, Tom Perez, “Julius” Trump