Civil Liberties

Common Dreams staff
President Donald Trump's travel ban on refugees and immigrants from seven Muslim-majority countries is in court on Tuesday, with a federal appeals court in San Francisco set to hear arguments starting at 3pm EST . Listen to the arguments live here: The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco will hear 30-minute arguments on whether to...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
President Donald Trump appears intent on demolishing the wall between church...
Justin Elliot, Pro Publica
The Trump travel ban could have far wider effects than previously understood...

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With the sweep of his pen, President Donald Trump caused the U.S. immigration system to go into total disarray and sowed global chaos and confusion on Friday afternoon. The executive order he signed at 4:42 p.m. suspended all Syrian refugees from entering the country indefinitely, prohibited any other refugees from coming into the country for 120 days, and banned foreign nationals from seven predominantly Muslim countries from visiting the country for 90 days. Refugees and people were caught...