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The SPLC Fails the Intelligence Test

BananaSplit38 Wrote: Apr 30, 2012 1:53 PM
The FBI has probably "missed the mark" in your opinion. However, my point is that they should be the main "watchdog" but certainly not the only one, and of course they (the FBI) needs to be curbed and controlled also. There is much to desired, to include the so called Justice Department.

What do you call an organization whose so-called intelligence reports are sometimes an insult to intelligence, an organization that brands some groups “hate groups” and yet, using its own criteria, should itself be branded a hate group? You call that organization the SPLC (Southern Poverty Law Center). The scary thing is that many people still take them seriously.

According to the SPLC website, its quarterly magazine, the Intelligence Report, “provides comprehensive updates to law enforcement agencies, the media and the general public. It is the nation’s preeminent periodical monitoring the radical right in the U.S.”

The radical right? Well, let’s...