“Is FAIR Unfair?”
Anti-Defamation League, December 13, 2000
Summary: Report focuses on the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) and shows how the immigration reductionist group may be emitting nativist sentiments and blatant racism toward immigrants.
“Immigrants Targeted: Extremist Rhetoric Moves into the Mainstream”
Anti-Defamation League, October 23, 2007
Summary: Many anti-immigrant groups have used stereotypes and outright racism to target immigrants. This report analyses various anti-immigrant groups that are now considered “legitimate, mainstream advocates against illegal immigration.” Some of the groups presented include: The Dustin Inman Society, Mothers Against Illegal Aliens (MAIA), Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), and Americans for Legal Immigration Political Action Committee (ALIPAC).
“Immigration Backlash—Hate Crimes Against Latinos Flourish”
Brentin Mock, Southern Poverty Law Center, December 2007
Summary: This article provides numerous examples of anti-Latino immigrant hate crimes throughout the country.
“The Teflon Nativists—FAIR Marked by Ties to White Supremacy”
Heidi Beirich—Southern Poverty Law Center – December 2007
Summary: This article asserts that FAIR is at the center of much of the anti-immigrant, racist sentiment that is present in the U.S. today. Also, it explains how FAIR is “marked by anti-Latino and anti-Catholic attitudes.” Key members have also been tied to white supremacist groups.