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ICYMI: Leading Voices From Business, Entertainment Worlds Slam Donald Trump’s Muslim Ban

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In a new blog post, Gabe Ortiz of America’s Voice Education Fund summarizes the flood of voices from the business, financial, and entertainment worlds who joined the calls from demonstrators on the ground to condemn the Donald Trump Administration’s unconstitutional refugee and Muslim ban.

Included in the list are Airbnb co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky;  Apple CEO Tim CookBox CEO Aaron Levie;  Etsy CEO Chad DickersonFacebook CEO Mark ZuckerbergGE CEO Jeff ImmeltGoldman Sachs’ CEO Lloyd BlankfeinGoogle CEO Sundar PichaiJPMorganLinkedIn CEO Jeff WeinerLyft CEO Logan GreenMicrosoftMozilla CEO Chris BearNetflix CEO Reed HastingsNike CEO Mark ParkerSalesforce CEO Marc BenioffStarbucks CEO Howard SchultzTwilio CEO Jeff LawsonTwitterWestern Union CEO Hikmet Ersek; and Virgin Group founder Richard Branson.

And at last night’s Screen Actors Guild Awards, numerous celebrities and entertainment figures, including Ashton Kutcher; Julia Louis-Dreyfus; Taylor Schilling; Mahershala Ali; and Taraji P. Henson, slammed Trump’s ban, and offered their ongoing support to Muslims and refugees, including families who continued to be detained at airports.

A full list of quotes and tweets is available here.