Tag Archives: Muslim Ban

Growing White Supremacist Movement Reveling In Increased News Coverage By
The Houston man laid out the details of his triumphant plan during a podcast last July: He told listeners that he had wanted to paste white nationalist fliers across the city’s downtown, and, just as importantly, he had wanted...
Muslim Ban 2.0 Dealt Second Blow In Maryland Court By
Human rights and immigration advocates cheered early Thursday as President Donald Trump’s travel ban saw a second decisive legal defeat in a Maryland court. The Maryland federal judge’s decision forbade the order’s central provision—a ban on immigration...
Several States Renew Effort To Block Trump’s Revised Travel Ban By
A group of states renewed their effort on Monday to block President Donald Trump’s revised temporary ban on refugees and travelers from several Muslim-majority countries, arguing that his executive order is the same as the first one that was halted by federal courts. Court...
Democratic Attorneys General Prepare Legal Battle Against Trump’s Revised Travel Ban By
SEATTLE (REPORT) — In stepping up legal challenges to President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban, Democratic attorneys general are trying to use the court system to thwart the executive branch in the same way their GOP counterparts did under President Barack Obama. Washington...
Hawaii Files First Lawsuit Against Muslim Ban 2.0 By
(REPORT) — Hawaii filed the first legal challenge to President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban on Tuesday, asking a judge to temporarily block his executive order the day after it was signed. The court filing from the office of Hawaii Attorney General Doug...
Trump’s New Executive Order Is Still A Muslim Ban By
(ANALYSIS) — President Donald Trump has signed a new executive order temporarily banning all refugees, as well as people from six majority-Muslim countries, from entering the United States. In contrast to the fanfare that accompanied Trump’s rollout of January’s...
Trump Signs New Travel Ban Targeting New Visas, Ending U.S. Refugee Program. By
  WASHINGTON (REPORT) — President Donald Trump on Monday signed a new version of his controversial travel ban, aiming to withstand court challenges while still barring new visas for citizens from six Muslim-majority countries and shutting down the U.S. refugee program. The...
New Leak Puts “Stake In The Heart” Of Trump’s Muslim Ban Rationale By
(REPORT) — In a major scoop said to put a “stake in the heart of the Muslim ban,” MSNBC‘s Rachel Maddow reported Thursday evening on a new leaked Department of Homeland Security (DHS) analysis which essentially shreds the Trump administration’s...
Egyptian-Born Holocaust Scholar Interrogated, Detained At Houston Airport For 10 Hours By
(REPORT) — Henry Rousso, a French historian and a prominent scholar on the Holocaust, said he was detained for more than 10 hours by federal border agents at a Houston airport and was almost deported for being an “illegal” immigrant before his lawyers...
Contradicting Trump, Defense Secretary Says US ‘Not In Iraq To Seize Anybody’s Oil’ By
(REPORT) — The United States is not about to plunder Iraq’s oil, US Defense Secretary James Mattis said as he arrived in Baghdad on Monday and sought to soothe partners rattled by remarks from President Donald Trump. Trump has repeatedly said both while campaigning...