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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 ...

The FAIR Files: ‘Criminals, Homosexuals and Defectives’
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/05/28/the-fair-files-criminals-homosexuals-and-defectives/

The Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) is an immigration restriction organization that insists that it does not “discriminate against any person on the basis ...

The FAIR Files: Is Race Destiny? Group’s TV Show Asks
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/05/17/the-fair-files-is-race-destiny-groups-tv-show-asks/

In 1996, the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) undertook an experiment, creating its own TV talk show about immigration called “Borderline.” The program ...

The FAIR Files: Working With the Pioneer Fund
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/05/12/the-fair-files-working-with-the-pioneer-fund/

During the heated debate leading up to the 1994 vote on California’s Proposition 187, a punishing anti-immigrant ordinance that would have denied social services to undocumented ...

Rachel Maddow Goes A-Steinin’
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/04/30/rachel-maddow-goes-a-steining/

On its website, the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) bills itself as a “reliable source of information” on immigration.But FAIR President Dan Stein wasn’t ...

Hate Group Lawyer Drafted Arizona’s Anti-Immigrant Law
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/04/28/hate-group-lawyer-drafted-arizona-anti-immigrant-law/

Arizona’s controversial anti-immigrant law was written by a lawyer at the legal arm of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), which the Southern Poverty ...

Answering Our Critics: SPLC ‘Smear’ Dissected
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/03/16/answering-our-critics-splc-smear-dissected/

This Thursday, the Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) — a Washington, D.C., think tank that describes itself as “pro-immigrant” but pumps out an endless stream of ...

Nativist Leader Starts Website to Attack ‘Subversive’ Groups
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/01/06/nativist-leader-starts-website-to-attack-%e2%80%98subversive%e2%80%99-groups/

A new website purports to expose the machinations of “extremist” organizations that supposedly are trying to stifle debate about immigration. These groups represent “the ...

Dangerous Liaisons: Congressmen to Join Nativist Hate Group Today
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/11/06/dangerous-liaisons-congressmen-to-join-nativist-hate-group-today/

At noon today, five members of the U.S. House of Representatives will hold a press conference at the House Triangle with Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American ...

FAIR Embraces Racist Founder
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/09/14/fair-embraces-racist-founder-2/

Despite John Tanton’s long, documented history of racism, Dan Stein, the president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), called the founder of his organization ...