The SPLC Has Removed Its Controversial Page Listing “Anti-Muslim Extremists”

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The SPLC Has Removed Its Controversial Page Listing “Anti-Muslim Extremists”

Post by Didge on Sat Apr 21, 2018 2:55 am

***Update***: Here is [url=https://www.dropbox.com/s/x05qa3e2hcfm5ln/20180418 Ltr T. Clare and L. Locke to L. Levine and A.]a letter[/url] that Maajid Nawaz’s legal team at Clare Locke sent to the Southern Poverty Law Center and Media Matters for America (both of whom were behind the “anti-Muslim extremists” guide).


The Southern Poverty Law Center has removed a controversial list of “anti-Muslim extremists” from its website, a huge reversal from the organization best known for designating “hate groups” around the country.
That means, by extension, that Maajid Nawaz (a former Islamist now working to reform the faith) and Ayaan Hirsi Ali — both critics of Islam — are no longer listed in the same category as people who actually want to eradicate Muslims.

Nawaz made the announcement on the Joe Rogan Experience podcast yesterday just a minute into the episode:

Read more at http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2018/04/19/the-splc-has-removed-its-controversial-page-listing-anti-Muslim-extremists/#86h4uPPexp9EfjVo.99





It was disingenuous, that they were classed as extremist Muslim haters in the first place, by an organisation I once respected.

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