It’s so important to not miss the stories of the real people affected by Donald Trump’s blanket, racist immigration orders targeting Muslims, immigrants, and refugees. Among the many stories emerging from the past few days are that of a family of Kurdish Syrian refugees welcomed home with open arms in New York, and a Cleveland physician who… Continue »

Immigration attorney David Leopold provides an update on the oral arguments before the 9th Circuit Appeals Court in Washington v Trump, the lawsuit filed by the States of Washington and Minnesota against Trump Executive Order banning travel to the US by citizens of 7 predominately Muslim countries. Immigration attorney David Leopold updates on the just… Continue »

In a press conference today, the Cleveland Clinic announced that Dr. Suha Abushamma is safely back home and ready to resume caring for her patients again. Charles Ornstein recently highlighted Dr. Abushamma’s story in a piece at ProPublica: “A first-year resident at the Cleveland Clinic, she was forced to leave the U.S. hours after landing at New York’s… Continue »

Cities, counties, and states are leading the resistance against the dangerous and racist policies of Donald Trump, and that’s been no clearer in the past few days thanks to state Attorneys General. The New York Times highlights the recent legal efforts of these elected officials, including Washington state’s Bob Ferguson, who sued Trump and won a nationwide… Continue »

This is what Resistance looks like. Nearly 20 rabbis and several Jewish activists were arrested while protesting Donald Trump’s Muslim ban, near the Trump International Hotel and Tower in New York City last night: About 200 Jewish religious leaders and activists marched through the Upper West Side of Manhattan to Trump International Hotel and Tower… Continue »

With protests in DC, New York City, San Francisco, and just feet from his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, the reactions to Donald Trump’s hugely-unpopular policies and proposals show no signs of slowing down. In DC last Saturday, thousands chanted “No ban, no wall,” “Move Trump, get out the way,” and “No hate no fear, refugees are… Continue »

Donald Trump’s radical immigration and refugee executive orders are dangerous, un-American, and — according to three new polls — unpopular. Polling from Gallup, CNN, and CBS News make clear that President Trump is personally unpopular, as is his immigration-related policy agenda. According to Frank Sharry, Executive Director of America’s Voice Education Fund, “Now we know why President Trump has… Continue »

Travelers, students, medical professionals, and permanent US residents targeted by Donald Trump’s unconstitutional, immigration-related executive orders have been returning to the US, some following a weekend of stinging losses for his administration in the courts, and a chaotic ten days overall. “Families and immigration advocacy groups were buoyed twice over the weekend,” reports the New York… Continue »

Breaking News update: Immigration attorney David Leopold brings you the latest on the Court of Appeals refusal to unblock Trump’s Executive Order banning immigrants and refugees from 7 Muslim countries. Breaking News update: Immigration attorney David Leopold brings you the lastest on the Court of Appeals refusal to unblock Trump’s Executive Order banning immigrants and… Continue »

Cleveland, Ohio Immigration Attorney David Leopold Talks About Trump's Muslim Ban

Immigration Attorney David Leopold updates you on the injunction issued tonight by a federal judge in Washington State blocking Trump’s immigration Executive Order. UPDATE: The White House vowed to seek a stay of the Judge’s order in the following statement after the conclusion of this Facebook Live Update: “Statement by the Press Secretary At the… Continue »