The Southern Poverty Law Center’s Perfect Storm
What the SPLC's expansion into fighting "homophobia" and "Islamophobia" have in common is that they both touch on issues of religious freedom: the religious freedom of Christians and Jews to be true to their beliefs about sexual morality or even the freedom of Muslims to criticize the Muslim Brotherhood.
The SPLC may have $450 million in assets, but it's going to need it because the organizations intend to launch as many as 60 lawsuits against the civil rights mail order scam group across the country. The organizations will include the ADF and many others, which will sue the SPLC individually, forcing it to respond to every single lawsuit. And the SPLC is clearly rattled.