Common Dreams staff
"Trump using Thanksgiving to call for his 'WALL,' apparently without irony. Missed the part of the Pilgrims' story where they scale one."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
"This isn't only about Trump's antipathy toward non-white immigrants," she...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
TPS demonstration
Critics called the decision "another example of the cruel indifference of the...


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...