Trump’s words come back to haunt in court

Trump’s words come back to haunt in court

A leopard cannot change his spots by taking a bath. Trump’s inflammatory campaign and ongoing rally remarks betray his executive order’s facial neutrality and reveal its true intent.

 

http://www.cnn.com/2017/03/16/politics/trump-campaign-statements-federal-lawsuits/index.html

Faculty, staff discuss travel ban at forum

Faculty, staff discuss travel ban at forum

The Cornell Institute for Public Affairs hosted a panel in response to recent Executive Orders. I was grateful to sit with Brendan O’Brien of the International Students and Scholars Office and Raza Rumi, a visiting CIPA lecturer and international journalist and answer questions from concerned students. Cornell deeply values its international students, and we’re here to help.

http://www.news.cornell.edu/stories/2017/02/faculty-staff-discuss-travel-ban-forum

For Refugees And Advocates, Trump Immigration Order Stay Leads To Disarray

For Refugees And Advocates, Trump Immigration Order Stay Leads To Disarray

The coordination of refugee resettlement is in disarray due to new deep cuts in the refugee quota.

 

Refugee resettlement agencies depend on State Department funding to do their work, but reduced refugee arrivals means reduced funding, leading to limits on the services they can provide and the people they can help.

 

NPR has the story here:

http://www.npr.org/sections/parallels/2017/02/13/514966051/for-refugees-and-advocates-trump-immigration-order-stay-leads-to-disarray