southern poverty law center – Snopes.com http://www.snopes.com The definitive fact-checking site and reference source for urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:26:51 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.8 http://www.snopes.com/app/uploads/2017/02/cropped-snopes-drop-light-only-yellow-32x32.png southern poverty law center – Snopes.com http://www.snopes.com 32 32 Is SPLC a ‘Left-Wing Smear Group’ That Encourages Violent Attacks? http://www.snopes.com/splc-left-wing-smear-group/ Fri, 16 Jun 2017 02:31:27 +0000 http://www.snopes.com/?p=94681 Neo-Confederate Group Creates ‘Southern Defense Force’ http://www.snopes.com/2017/02/09/neo-confederate-group-creates-southern-defense-force/ Fri, 10 Feb 2017 01:15:07 +0000 http://www.snopes.com/wordpress/?p=76523 Ensign of the Times http://www.snopes.com/2015/06/29/splc-confederate-gay-flag-comic/ Mon, 29 Jun 2015 22:33:41 +0000 http://m.snopes.com/?p=2743 NEWS:   A cartoon depicting the replacement of the Confederate flag with a gay pride flag published by the Southern Poverty Law Center was an amalgam of two separate works. On 26 June 2015, social media users were captivated by a U.S. Supreme Court decision that established same-sex marriage as a constitutional rights across the … Continued Foxy Hate-y http://www.snopes.com/media-fake-news-splc-fox/ Thu, 11 Jun 2015 15:41:09 +0000 http://m.snopes.com/?page_id=1111 Claim:   The Southern Poverty Law Center has declared the Fox News Channel a hate group. Example:   [Collected via Twitter, June 2015] So. Southern Poverty Law Center declares Fox News a hate group. Origins:   On 10 June 2015, the web site Free Wood Post published an article declaring that the Fox News Channel had been declared a hate … Continued