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FAIR Chairman Sings Praises of Racist Founder John Tanton
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/09/09/fair-leader-sings-praises-of-racist-founder-john-tanton/

In its September newsletter, the chairman of the board of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), Roy Porter, wrote a glowing paean to the group’s racist ...

Nativist Group Honors Arizona Writer for ‘Non-PC’ Coverage
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/06/10/nativist-group-honors-arizona-writer-for-non-pc-coverage/

Amidst much fanfare and immigrant-bashing, the Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) Wednesday presented Tucson Weekly reporter Leo W. Banks with its annual Eugene Katz Award ...

After NYT Article, John Tanton’s Name Disappears From FAIR Board of Directors
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/04/27/after-nyt-article-john-tantons-name-disappears-from-fair-board-of-directors/

John Tanton’s name disappeared from the Federation for American Reform’s (FAIR) list of its board of directors in the days following the major April 17 New York Times ...

White Nationalist Report Guesses That Immigrants Commit Tax Fraud
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/04/19/white-nationalist-report-guesses-that-immigrants-commit-tax-fraud/

Just in time for tax day, the white nationalist Social Contract Press has released a special report claiming that immigrants — legal and undocumented alike — are manipulating ...

FAIR Shares Founder’s Views
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/04/18/fair-shares-founder-john-tanton-views/

The New York Times ran a good front-page story yesterday that detailed the racism of John Tanton, the architect of the modern anti-immigration movement, something we have ...

New Leaders at Tanton’s Nativist Network, But Not New Tolerance
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/02/10/new-leaders-at-tantons-anti-immigrant-network-but-not-new-tolerance/

The Social Contract magazine, the most overtly white nationalist organ of John Tanton’s network of anti-immigrant organizations, so outdid itself with its fall 2010 edition ...

Lie about ‘Illegal Alien Voters’ Goes Viral on the Web
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/11/09/lie-about-illegal-aliens-voting/

Nativists were primed to believe something dastardly was afoot with the approaching 2010 elections. ALIPAC’s William Gheen warned that undocumented immigrants were planning ...

Anti-Immigrant Groups Continue Greenwashing Campaign
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/10/08/anti-immigrant-groups-continue-greenwashing-campaign/

Progressives For Immigration Reform (PFIR) held its inaugural conference Tuesday at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. The small, invitation-only, one-day conference ...

The FAIR Files: Attacks On Multiculturalism Will Help
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/07/14/the-fair-files-attacks-on-multiculturalism-will-help-us/

In 1991, Dan Stein of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) sent a report to his board of directors under the subject line: “The Defenders of American culture ...

The FAIR Files: Founder Proposed ‘European-American Defense’ Group
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/06/10/the-fair-files-founder-proposed-european-american-defense-group/

Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), has fiercely defended the group’s founder and current board member, John Tanton, despite his ...