Post Tagged with: "Immigration Ban"

VIEWPOINT: Echoes of Exclusion

When President Donald Trump issued his executive order banning travel from seven Muslim-majority countries, many lamented the measure as a striking backslide in American values of diversity and coexistence. But for Chinese-Americans, this is nothing new. It is just history repeating itself. In 1882, President Chester A. Arthur signed the[Read More…]

by April 4, 2017 1 comment Opinion, Opinion - Top
VIEWPOINT: Hope in American Ambition

VIEWPOINT: Hope in American Ambition

By signing an executive order banning the entry of individuals to the United States from seven Muslim-majority countries, President Donald Trump has perpetuated Islamophobia at the government level. Domestically, the ban raises concern among foreign nationals, and their families, who have made it to the United States and productively  contribute[Read More…]

by February 7, 2017 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
About 200 members of the community attended a vigil in Red Square on Wednesday night in solidarity with students and facutly affected by President Donald Trump’s immigration ban.

Solidarity Vigil Unites Campus in Wake of Immigration Ban

As the nation reacts to President Donald Trump’s immigration ban, members of the Georgetown community joined together in solidarity with students and faculty affected by the ban in a vigil in Red Square on Wednesday night. About 200 people attended the Hoyas for Justice: Solidarity Vigil, where members of minority[Read More…]

by February 3, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Demonstrators Gather at White House, Capitol to Protest Trump’s Immigration Ban

Demonstrators Gather at White House, Capitol to Protest Trump’s Immigration Ban

In response to President Donald Trump’s executive order banning entry into the United States to citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries, hundreds of protesters stood outside the White House for hours yesterday before walking down Pennsylvania Ave. to the Capitol building. Seven predominantly Muslim countries — Syria, Yemen, Sudan, Somalia, Iraq, Iran and[Read More…]

by January 30, 2017 0 comments City News, News, News - Top