The ADL called the move “a moral failure and yet another attack by this administration on refugees seeking haven from unimaginable circumstances.”
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu praised the United States announcement to halt funding to the Palestinian refugee agency UNRWA.
The UN refugee agency for Palestinians, UNRWA, “perpetuates a status quo, is corrupt, inefficient and doesn’t help peace,” Kushner wrote.
Millions of Syrian refugees have fled to Turkey, Lebanon and Syria. They’ve never sought refuge in Israel — but that is now starting to change.
The Trump administration’s treatment of immigrants and refugees is appalling. The Torah reveals how we can transform that curse into a blessing.
“Our own Jewish people’s history instructs us of the necessity to find safe refuge in times of turmoil and lethal threat.”
The Supreme Court’s upholding of the Muslim travel ban was painful, but unsurprising — and we must overcome it.
We don’t have words. But Melania does.
Refugees want the same things we do: safety, opportunity and the ability to contribute to society.
Comparing the deportation of immigrants to the Holocaust loses sight of our power to effect positive change through democracy.