"You can make an easy kind of a link that, if you have a protest group protesting a war where the cause that's being fought against is international terrorism, you might have terrorism at that [protest]….You can almost argue that a protest against that is a terrorist act."

— Mike Van Winkle, spokesman for California's Anti-Terrorism Information Center, quoted in the May 18 Oakland Tribune

"Our lovely, kind street-walkers have been replaced by girls from the East, Nigerians, travelers, transsexuals, drag queens, bearers of AIDS and other friendly gifts."

— sex icon Brigitte Bardot bemoaning what she perceives as one of the negative effects of immigration on France