Filipino Muslim Rights Activist Denied Entry To US

By Jigger Jerusalem and Cagayan de Oro, -

A Filipino Muslim activist has been denied entry into the United States and is believed to be held at San Francisco International Airport, a human rights group in the Philippines reported. The [...]

Homeland Security Uses ‘Crisis Action Team’ In 1st Trump Travel Ban

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When protests and widespread confusion broke out at airports across the U.S. after President Donald Trump issued his first travel ban executive order last January, White House officials scoffed [...]

#NoMuslimBanEver: Taking It To The Streets

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By the Center for Constitutional Rights. Washington, DC - This past Wednesday, October 18, over 3,000 people from all over the country convened in Washington, DC, for the national [...]

If Supreme Court Upholds Muslim Ban, We’ll Need Civil Resistance

By Rob Hunter, -

By Rob Hunter for The Guardian, The US supreme court announced on Monday that it will decide on the legality of Donald Trump’s travel ban. It also partially stayed injunctions against the ban, [...]

Donald Trump Maintains Losing Streak In Court Over His Travel Ban

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By Cristian Farias for The Huffington Post - President Donald Trump couldn’t appease the appeals court that first rebuked him over his travel ban, as a panel of judges dealt him yet another legal [...]

Iran’s ‘Exemplary’ Refugee Resettlement Efforts Praised By UN

By Bethan McKernan, -

By Bethan McKernan for Independent - Iran, one of the states targeted by Donald Trump’s Muslim ban, is a country from which the US could learn a lot on the resettlement of refugees, the UN has [...]

Judge: Revised Trump Ban Cannot Be Enforced On Syrian Family

By Todd Richmond, -

By Todd Richmond for Associated Press - MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A federal judge on Friday blocked President Donald Trump's administration from enforcing his new travel ban against a Syrian family [...]

Trump Cites Fake FBI Terror Plots To Justify Muslim Ban

By Chip Gibbons, -

by Chip Gibbons for BORDC - On Monday March 6, 2017, the Trump Administration announced its second attempt at a Muslim Ban. While it is impossible to justify a ban that is fundamentally rooted in [...]

NILC Statement On New Muslim Ban Executive Order

By Juan Gatelum, -

By Juan Gastelum for NILC - LOS ANGELES — President Donald Trump today signed a new executive order banning entry to the U.S. of individuals from six Muslim-majority countries and of all [...]

We’ll See You In Court, 2.0: Once A Muslim Ban, Still A Muslim Ban

By David Cole, -

By David Cole for Just Security - If a Muslim Ban is cleaned up to exclude Iraq, exempt lawful permanent residents and other current visa holders, is it still a Muslim ban? That’s the question [...]

If Americans Cared About Muslims, Stop Supporting Their Killing

By Glen Ford, -

By Glen Ford for Black Agenda Report - In the most dramatic expression of insider opposition to a sitting administration’s policies in generations, over 1,000 U.S. State Department employees [...]

State Dept. Employees Dissent Over Trump Muslim Ban Amid “Constitutional Crisis”

By Sam Sacks, -

By Sam Sacks for The District Sentinel - An executive order signed by President Donald Trump last Friday that has sparked protests around the country has now created unrest within the US State [...]

Fate Of Some Detained Immigrants At US Airports Remains Unclear

By Candice Bernd, -

By Candice Bernd for Truthout - "It's not a Muslim ban, but we were totally prepared," President Trump told reporters in the Oval Office over the weekend about his executive order barring foreign [...]

Protests Continue For 2nd Day Against Trump’s ‘Muslim Ban’

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By Staff of Tele Sur - Not letting up on protesting and showing solidarity with those banned, thousands took to the streets again Sunday to protest Trump's new policy. Protests erupted for a [...]