President Trump issued two very disturbing executive orders earlier this week about immigration – both which will have a major impact on our students, schools, and communities. He also just signed another on related to refugees.
Here’s a beginning list of resources related to them – I’ll be adding more over the weekend and into the future (you might also be interested in The Best Sites For Learning About World Refugee Day and The Best Sites To Learn About Walls That Separate Us):
Trump’s Executive Order Today May Create Fear In Immigrant Communities (& Their Schools) is my first post on it.
Trump Orders Could Deport Millions, Build Wall, but It Won’t Easy is from NBC News.
Pediatricians Speak Out Against President Trump’s Immigration Orders is from NBC News.
Trump’s Immigration Order Expands the Definition of ‘Criminal’ is from The New York Times.
Key points in Trump’s immigration executive orders is from CNN.
A charity set up by Anne Frank’s father has become a fierce critic of Trump’s plans for refugees is from The Washington Post.
5 challenges Trump may face building a border wall is a Washington Post interactive.
Why Trump can’t simply build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border with an executive order is from The Washington Post.
Trump says building a U.S.-Mexico wall is ‘easy.’ But is it really? is from The Washington Post.
Trump Orders Mexican Border Wall to Be Built and Plans to Block Syrian Refugees is from The NY Times.
Donald Trump’s Un-American Refugee Policy appeared in The New York Times. Here’s an excerpt:
‘We don’t want them there’: Trump signs order limiting refugee entry is from The Washington Post.
Trump says Syrian refugees aren’t vetted. We are. Here’s what we went through. is from The Washington Post.
Trump’s order to ban refugees and immigrants triggers fears across the globe is from The Washington Post.
Trump’s proposed refugee ban would alienate allies for U.S. troops, experts say is from The Washington Post.
Anne Frank and her family were also denied entry as refugees to the U.S. is from The Washington Post.
Trump’s Immigration Ban Is Illegal appeared in The New York Times.
Malala Yousafzai Says She’s ‘Heartbroken’ Over Donald Trump’s Plan For Refugees is from The Huffington Post.
Trump’s Plan for Refugees is from The Atlantic.
In Iran, Shock and Bewilderment Over Trump Visa Crackdown is from The New York Times.
Syrians Are Heartbroken Over Trump’s Plan To Ban Refugees From The US is from BuzzFeed.
— The New York Times (@nytimes) January 28, 2017
— AP Interactive (@AP_Interactive) January 27, 2017
— Univision News (@UnivisionNews) January 27, 2017
Six other times the US has banned immigrants is from Al Jazeera.
Court Temporarily Blocks Trump’s Travel Ban is from The NY Times.
RESOURCES TO TEACH ABOUT THE #MUSLIMBAN is by Rusul Alrbail.
‘Learn From History!’: Students Discuss the Muslim Ban is by Cristina Torres.