You would be struck, President Trump, by how the gated community you grew up in Queens, N.Y. is changing and can no longer afford to remain isolated culturally and economically from its neighbors.
A prominent retired immigration judge and ex-Nazi hunter says Sebastian Gorka could face a serious probe over his purported membership in a far right wing Hungarian group that was allied with the Nazis.
“Of course he was sworn in,” a leader of a Nazi-allied group tells the Forward.
From Pharaoh’s daughter saving Moses, to those who assisted runaway slaves, or hid Jews from the Nazis, to freedom riders and segregated lunch counter protesters, people have had the courage to break the law for an important purpose.
The immigration status of green card holders, refugees, people granted asylum and people seeking asylum remains essentially untouched by Trump’s latest executive order. The real problem with the ban is the message it sends and the psychological damage it inflicts on Muslims and noncitizens.
WASHINGTON — The Zionist Organization of America welcomed President Donald Trump’s immigration order banning refugees and new visas for citizens from six Muslim-majority countries, while the umbrella body for Jewish policy groups joined an array of Jewish groups opposed to it. The order “fulfills the president’s basic duty of protecting the nation by suspending…
— Jewish groups condemned an executive order issued by President Donald Trump banning new visas for citizens from six Muslim-majority countries. Trump on Monday signed an order blocking for 90 days new visas for citizens from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. Iraq, which was included in an earlier version of the order that was blocked by…
I was saddened to read my colleague, boss and friend Jane Eisner recently acting like Dr. Martin Luther King’s critics.
President Trump delivered an unexpectedly presidential speech when he addressed a joint session of Congress last night, but the undercurrent was still a fierce nationalism. Here’s how Jane Eisner reacted.
MILWAUKEE — I was privileged recently to participate as the sole Jewish voice at a news conference with Latino leaders, community activists and faith groups at which we spoke loudly and clearly in support of compassionate immigration policies. I told the people gathered about a piece of Jewish history I had only recently discovered…