Human Exceptionalism

Southern Poverty Law Center After Animal Rights Terrorists

Morris Dees is something of a hero of mine for his indomitable struggle against white supremacist organizations such as the Aryan Nation. We have met a few times and he strikes me as a humble, earnest man of high integrity and conviction.

Dees’ Southern Poverty Law Center is one of the nation’s most credible voices on the issue of domestic terrorism. And it has been warning against the animal rights/liberation threat in this regard for some time. The latest Intelligence Report, published by the SPLC is still on the case. This is important stuff worth taking the time to read.

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