Tag : refugee ban
Franklin Graham title : Franklin Graham on Support for Trump Immigration Order: 'The President's Responsibility is to Protect America' (Exclusive Interview)
summary : Franklin Graham has clarified his stance on President Donald Trump's executive order restricting travel from seven Muslim-majority countries considered hotbeds of terrorism and said that Americans need to "support the president" when there are "danger signs".
date : Feb 20, 2017 11:49 AM EST
World Relief Refugees title : 100 Evangelical Leaders Sign Public Ad to Condemn Trump's Refugee Ban
summary : Evangelical leaders, including at least one from each state, reportedly purchased a full-page newspaper advertisement to denounce President Donald Trump's temporary ban on refugees, urging him to reconsider his Jan. 27 executive order and instead welcome people fleeing persecution and violence. The ad, which is slated to run in The Washington Post, is signed by 100 prominent evangelical pastors and authors, and is addressed to Trump and Vice President Mike Pence.
date : Feb 09, 2017 11:04 AM EST
Man with ISIS Flag title : ISIS Praises Trump's Travel Ban, Say it's 'Proof' They Succeeded in Frightening 'Most Powerful Man in the World'
summary : Islamic State fighters are referring to President Trump's executive order on immigration as "the Blessed Ban", as they believe it proves to their supporters that America really does "hate" Islam and that the terror group succeeded in frightening "the most powerful man in the world."
date : Feb 09, 2017 10:39 AM EST
ISIS Persecution of Iraq's Religious Minorities - Yazidis title : What the Bible Says about Welcoming Refugees
summary : For Christians, the questions about building the border wall or permitting immigrants and refugees into the United States involve a host of associated considerations not just about the specifics of immigration law, the economics of cheap labor coming across the border or potential terrorist threats. At issue are both broader and deeper questions about what it means to welcome the stranger. So, what does the Bible actually say?
date : Feb 07, 2017 11:34 AM EST
Syrian Refugees title : Syrian Refugee Mother Tells Christian Worker, 'God Doesn't Love Us - He Only Loves Americans'
summary : Syrian refugee mothers suffering in makeshift camps across Turkey have expressed a belief that God has "forgotten" them and only cares for Americans, a Christian missionary has revealed.
date : Feb 06, 2017 01:06 PM EST
Jared Kushner title : Jared Kushner's Grandma Recalls Life as a Refugee: 'The Doors of the World Were Closed to Us'
summary : A sobering interview with the late grandmother of Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner has resurfaced in which she discusses the pain she felt over America's refusal to accept Jews fleeing the Holocaust.
date : Feb 01, 2017 04:24 PM EST
Jenna Welch Bush Hager title : Jenna Bush Hager Condemns Immigration Travel Ban: 'This Is Not America I Know'
summary : Former first daughter Jenna Welch Bush Hager shared her thoughts on President Donald Trump's controversial immigration ban on Tuesday, saying the face of terror is not the true faith of Islam. "That's not what Islam is all about. Islam is peace. These terrorists don't represent peace. They represent evil and war."
date : Feb 01, 2017 10:40 AM EST
Marco Rubio title : Mark Rubio 'Uneasy' about Trump Immigration Ban Due to Belief That All Will Give Account to God for Treatment of Refugees
summary : Mark Rubio has said his Christian faith has caused him to be "uneasy" over President Donald Trump's executive order temporarily banning Syrian refugees and immigrants from seven Muslim-majority countries and warned that in Heaven, all will be asked to give an account of how they treated the poor and needy.
date : Feb 01, 2017 10:12 AM EST
Sally Yates title : Sally Yates, Veteran Attorney General, Fired by Trump Over Travel Ban Dissent
summary : After acting attorney general Sally Yates issued a memo Monday ordering U.S. Justice Department lawyers not to defend President Trump's controversial immigration executive order, he "relieved" her of her duties," according to a White House statement late Monday evening. Yates, 56, a career official with a history of bipartisan support and former U.S. President Barack Obama appointee, said she was "not convinced" Trump's immigration order is "lawful" and that the Justice Department would not defend it in court "until I become convinced that it is appropriate to do so." The Washington Post reported Yates was informed of her dismissal 2 minutes before the statement announcing it was sent to reporters.
date : Jan 31, 2017 12:29 PM EST
Refugees and Migrants from Middle East. title : Iraqi Church Leader Says Muslim Travel Ban a 'Trap' That Will Hurt Christians
summary : President Donald Trump's decision to prioritize Christian refugees over Muslims will only hurt - and not help - those persecuted for their faith in the Middle East, a leading Christian patriarch has warned.
date : Jan 31, 2017 11:41 AM EST
Prince Charles title : Prince Charles on Trump's Refugee Ban: 'Reach Across Boundaries of Faith and Help Wherever Needed'
summary : Prince Charles has weighed in on President Donald Trump's executive order that places a temporary halt on refugees from seven different countries entering the United States and said he believes it is important to help people regardless of their faith wherever possible.
date : Jan 31, 2017 10:59 AM EST
Dr. Russell Moore title : Russell Moore to Trump: Southern Baptist Are 'Deeply Concerned' about Refugee Travel Ban
summary : Russell Moore has penned a letter to Donald Trump stating that Southern Baptists are "deeply concerned" that the refugee travel ban will "cause widespread diplomatic fallout with the Muslim world" and called on the president to affirm his administration's "commitment to religious freedom and the inalienable human dignity of persecuted people."
date : Jan 30, 2017 02:24 PM EST
immigration ban title : Immigration Travel Ban: Apple, Facebook, Google, Microsoft Oppose Trump's Executive Order
summary : Silicon Valley leaders immediately expressed concern and denounced an executive order signed on Friday by U.S. President Donald Trump that temporarily banned immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim countries from entering the United States, even if they already were approved to do so. However this ban was temporarily overturned on Saturday after American Civil Liberties Union officials won an emergency stay in federal court, meaning those affected with valid visas cannot be deported and sent back to their home countries.
date : Jan 29, 2017 11:15 AM EST