Muslim ban

Israeli 'Thought Police' Lose Effort to Ban Student Over BDS

Israeli ‘Thought Police’ Lose Effort to Ban Student Over BDS

October 31, 2018

Lara Al-Qassem, an American student of Palestinian origin, has defeated an Israeli effort to ban and deport her over her prior support for the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement, BDS. We speak to her attorney, Yotam Ben-Hillel

Rep. Ro Khanna: Democrats Can’t Be Liberal at Home But Hawkish Militants Overseas

June 27, 2018

Rep. Ro Khanna (D-California), vice chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, discusses Trump’s war on immigrants via the Muslim ban and family incarceration. He also addresses his differences with hawkish Democratic leaders on foreign policy, arguing that the party needs to abandon hawkish militarism

The Rise of American Islamophobia

April 4, 2018

Author Khaled Beydoun discusses the distinct forms of anti-Muslim and anti-Arab sentiments in America–where Islamophobia has a very specific and particular history–and how politicians capitalize on this fear of Islam to mobilize and galvanize voters

Travel Ban

April 27, 2017
Bill Black, former financial regulator says banning Muslims is unconstitutional, we can not discriminate based on religion in this country

Should People Boycott Israel?

March 10, 2017
TRNN correspondent Shir Hever says the ban could be used to prevent re-entry of Palestinians who oppose the Israeli occupation of their land

Immigration Reform

March 10, 2017
Women of color will continue to bear the brunt of and lead the resistance to unjust immigration policy, says undocumented activist and Our Revolution Political Director Erika Andiola

Trump Faces New Wave of Resistance to Cabinet Picks

February 1, 2017

Facing grassroots pressure to increase resistance to Trump, Democrats blocked three of Trump’s cabinet picks

Obama Dismantles Post-9/11 Muslim Surveillance Program Before Trump Takes Office

December 22, 2016

TRNN speaks to the ACLU and grassroots advocates who hailed President Obama’s move against the NSEERS program, which they long criticized as ineffective and discriminatory