southern poverty law center

southern poverty law center

Morris Dees Jr.: Founding the Southern Poverty Law Center

3d ago
SOURCE  

Description

Morris Dees Jr. discusses the founding of the Southern Poverty Law Center and talks about his experience with this group. Morris Dees Jr. is famous for his crusade against white supremacist hate groups, and known for his landmark cases, which forced groups such as the Ku Klux Klan and the Neo-Nazis to disband. Dees' work has been fictionalized in a 1991 movie called Line of Fire: The Morris Dees Story, as well as in numerous books.