Colorado FAIR group to host Tom Tancredo, Maria Espinoza

On Aug. 23, the Colorado Alliance for Immigration Reform (CAIRCO) will hold an event in Denver featuring former Congressman and failed Colorado gubernatorial candidate Tom Tancredo. CAIRCO is a Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) state contact group. Its director, … Continued

Ex-Border Patrol agent to speak at Aug. 19 Colorado Tea Party event

On August 19, retired Border Patrol agent Zack Taylor will speak at event in Lakewood, Colorado, organized by the Colorado Tea Party Patriots and Arapahoe Tea Party. Taylor is chairman of the National Association of Former Border Patrol Officers and … Continued

Murrieta protesters linked to coalition that includes white nationalists

Earlier this summer, anti-immigrant hysteria fueled protests in Murrieta, California, compelling news outlets to cover them and urging activists in other cities and states to follow suit. It should come as no surprise that the activists involved in organizing the … Continued

Politics

Nativist coalition tries to replicate Murrieta protests, fails to impact elections

  On August 2, anti-immigrant activists staged demonstrations at the offices of five members of Congress that they consider to be “pro-amnesty” ahead of upcoming primary challenges. “We have a new and powerful American populist movement that is rapidly forming … Continued

Ayaan Hirsi Ali weighs in on Israel, says Netanyahu deserves Peace Prize

During a recent interview with an Israeli newspaper, Ayaan Hirsi Ali used the conflict between Israel and Hamas to push her anti-Muslim agenda and other controversial statements, including nominating Benjamin Netanyahu for the Nobel Peace Prize. In the interview, Ali, who … Continued

Nativists continue their run in Congress, block help for children at border

Republican House leaders have once again caved to the anti-immigrant wing of their party. In doing this, they have derailed any possibility of Congress addressing the needs of Central American children and families fleeing violence. Last Thursday, stridently anti-immigrant Reps. … Continued

White House’s Eid-al-Fitr message sends anti-Muslim activists into frenzy

On Sunday, the White House issued well wishes to Muslims celebrating Eid-al-Fitr worldwide. In the message, President Obama stated that the holiday “reminds us of the many achievements and contributions of Muslim Americans to building the very fabric of our … Continued