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Chaos Reigns Supreme In Donald Trump’s White House

Donald Trump branded himself as the “law and order” candidate during the election, but his Presidency has so far been anything but. Just 12 days into his term, chaos reigns supreme in the Trump administration, following public outcry and legal challenges to his unconstitutional immigration orders, the firing of acting Attorney General Sally Yates, the virtual … Continue reading »

From Boise To New York City, Thousands Stand In Solidarity With Muslims And Refugees

Over the past weekend, tens of thousands of demonstrators gathered at airports and state capitals across the nation to decry Donald Trump’s Deportation Force and unconstitutional executive actions targeting Muslims and refugees. The demonstrations, which have been ongoing since last Friday, have been unfolding like wildfire in blue and red states alike. While some demonstrations targeted major … Continue reading »

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

A flood of pro-immigrant, pro-refugee, pro-Muslim voices from the business, financial, and entertainment worlds have joined demonstrators on the ground to condemn the Donald Trump Administration’s unconstitutional executive orders, which have resulted in chaos at airports across the US and abroad. Airbnb co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky: Open doors brings all of US together. Closing doors further divides … Continue reading »

David Leopold On What’s Next for Donald Trump’s Muslim Ban

David Leopold gives a brief preview of what we can expect regarding Donald Trump’s executive order this week. David is the past president and past general counsel of the Washington, D.C.-based American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). Tonight's Facebook update will review this weekend and take a look at what we can expect this week. Find … Continue reading »

Legal Challenges to Trump Refugee and Muslim Ban Highlight Ongoing Chaos and Noncompliance with Nationwide Injunction

In addition to quotes from legal experts and refugee advocates below, email press@americasvoice.org to access a recording of the press call New York, NY: On Saturday evening, U.S. District Judge Ann Donnelly of the Eastern District of New York issued a temporary nationwide injunction to block the deportation of people stranded in U.S. airports due … Continue reading »

LIVE: Protests Against Trump’s Muslim Ban Continue for a Second Day

After a long night of airport protests in New York City, Los Angeles, Seattle, protest are planned today in cities from Bangor, Maine to Los Angeles, California. See a list of live stream videos from across the country here. For more information visit RescindRacism.com. Sacramento, Califorina #Muslimban protest at #Sacramento airport Posted by The Sacramento … Continue reading »

Trump Refugee and Muslim Ban Hits Home in NE Ohio

Refugees, Cleveland Clinic Doctor Banished from Lives in Cleveland In a late Friday executive order, President Trump issued a travel ban on all refugees selected to be resettled in the United States, as well as immigrants and other visa-holders from certain Muslim-majority nations. The discriminatory policy was implemented immediately, nationwide, without guidance to agents charged with carrying … Continue reading »

PRESS CALL: Litigators Explain Order Issued in New York Case Challenging Denial of Entry to Refugees and Muslims

On Saturday, January 28, a group of lawyers filed an emergency lawsuit on behalf of two Iraqi refugees with valid entry permits who were detained at JFK airport following President Trump’s new refugee and Muslim ban.  Saturday night, US District Judge Ann Donnelly of the Eastern District of New York issued a temporary restraining order … Continue reading »

David Leopold Explains The Court Order Blocking Parts Of Trump’s Muslim Ban

Late on Saturday night, a federal judge ordered a stay of deportation for immigrants and refugees already issued a valid visa. The move blocked portions of Donald Trump’s Executive Order banning Muslims. David Leopold, past president and past general counsel of the Washington, D.C.-based American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) explains the stay and how it … Continue reading »

Advocates and Lawyers Decry Chaos Resulting From Trump’s Unconstitutional Refugee and Muslim Ban, Describe Legal Challenges Ahead

On a press call held today, advocates and lawyers for refugees and Muslim immigrants described the immediate chaos already resulting due to Donald Trump’s refugee and Muslim ban and outlined why the ban is unconstitutional and contrary to core American values. On the call, representatives from the National Immigration Law Center (NILC) described the emergency … Continue reading »