It’s often difficult to distinguish truth from satire on websites like The Onion and the Babylon Bee, and a few days ago many woke up to this headline:
Southern Poverty Law Center Apologizes for Mislabeling Group as Anti-Muslim Extremists, Agrees to $3.3M Settlement
But it’s a real news story, not a joke. It’s from Accuracy in Media, and here is a short excerpt from its report:
The Southern Poverty Law Center, which has a history of flagging its political opponents as “extremists,” apologized to Muslim anti-terrorism group Quilliam and its founder Maajid Nawaz for wrongly naming them in their Field
Posted in Federal, Religious Liberty
Tagged Amazon, Apple, Google, JP Morgan Chase, Maajid Nawaz, Quilliam Foundation, Southern Poverty Law Center, SPLC, Twitter, YouTube
Facebook, Twitter, Google and Amazon reportedly all have working partnerships with the far-left group, the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC), which is notorious for giving conservative organizations unwarranted “hate group” labels.
Posted in Islam & Sharia, Media Watch
Tagged Alliance Defending Freedom, Allum Bokhari, Amazon, Amazon Smile, Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Barack Obama, Daily Caller News Foundation, Dr. Benjamin Carson, Facebook, Family Research Council, Federation for American Immigration Reform, Floyd Lee Corkins, Google, Maajid Nawaz, Newsbusters, Peter Hasson, Ruchika Budhraja, Southern Poverty Law Center, SPLC, Tim Cook, Twitter, YouTube
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