The beloved custodian of Bet Torah in Mt.Kisco, New York was deported to Mexico — and his congregation is fighting to bring him back to his family.
“People were yelling at us for being Jews, and for not being Jews the way they want us to be Jews.”
He advocated for cutting the number of refugees allowed in the U.S. to the lowest level in 40 years.
Stephen Miller’s childhood rabbi denounced the divisive White House aide during Rosh Hashanah services at the synagogue where he once worshipped.
Reports emerged of American citizens born near the Texas border being denied U.S. passports, or being asked to produce obscure documents.
“Russian Jews got asked to show their papers more than American Jews get asked which summer camp they went to,” said Gusovsky.
“I would encourage Stephen to ask himself if the chanting, torch-bearing Nazis of Charlottesville do not envision a similar fate for him,” he said.
Stephen Miller’s war on immigrants couldn’t be more at odds with his own Jewish family history.
The plan targets legal immigrants who have used public welfare programs.
“I am the daughter of an immigrant, my mother grew up in communist Czech Republic, but we are a country of laws,” she said.