The SPLC Fails the Intelligence Test

Here’s the opening of an important column from’s Michael Brown that needs to be read by everyone in law enforcement and in the Old Media:

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.

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