In addition to overturning the Trump administration’s travel ban, the bill would prohibit religious discrimination in the application of immigration law.
Trump’s latest travel ban is intended to garner domestic support ahead of 2020 elections, but risks leaving the door wide open to Chinese and Russian expansionism in Africa.
The US is moving to add more countries to its travel ban list, US President Donald Trump says, but gives no other details, saying changes would be announced soon.
NGOs, lawmakers and rights advocates protested US travel ban targeting Muslim-majority countries in front of the Capitol Hill building on the anniversary of Supreme Court's decision to uphold the ban and called the Congress to repeal it.
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Muslims in the Americas can trace their presence to before the establishment of the US. They can also trace discrimination and racism for just as long. The Trump Muslim ban is not the first or last of such policies.
The 5-4 ruling rejected a challenge that the travel ban, which targets several Muslim-majority countries, favoured one religion over another.
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The six teenagers are showcasing the first-ever robot made by an all-girls team in Afghanistan at a three-day international Robot Olympics in Washington.
The 90-day ban on six Muslim-majority countries and a 120-day ban on all refugees is being met with more litigation, some of it based on the Trump administration's interpretation of the Supreme Court ruling on the ban.
US agencies remain uncertain about implementation of Trump's revised travel ban a day before it starts. Meanwhile, homeland security unveils enhanced security measures for arriving foreign flights, aiming to end laptop embargo.
The juxtaposition of Islam as the polar opposite of the values held dear in the West — freedom, equality, and tolerance — is not consistent with history.
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