The American Freedom Defense Initiative is in the news now because of the shootings at the Prophet Muhammad art exhibit it sponsored in Texas. But the group's founder, Pamela Geller, has been in the spotlight before.
Five years ago, Geller led the effort to protest a mosque near the site of the World Trade Center. And more recently, her group has been posting provocative anti-Muslim ads in big cities.
Here & Now's Robin Young speaks with Mark Potok of the Southern Poverty Law Center about the group's goals and activities.
This segment aired on May 4, 2015.