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Tonight: BAM Hosting Short Film And Talk On NYC's Trump Travel Ban Protests

Tonight: BAM Hosting Short Film And Talk On NYC's Trump Travel Ban Protests

(Raphael Pope-Sussman / Gothamist) The night before parts of President Donald Trump's travel ban on majority-Muslim countries go back into effect, immigrant advocates and attorneys will gather at BAM Rose Cinemas in Fort Greene Wednesday for...

Giuliani Now Says He Had Nothing To Do With Trump's 'Muslim Ban'video

Giuliani Now Says He Had Nothing To Do With Trump's 'Muslim Ban'

(Face The Nation) Back in January, Rudy Giuliani told reporters President Trump asked him to help craft a legal "Muslim ban," using, in fact, that very phrase to describe it. Giuliani claimed he assisted the President...

Photos: Activists Form Temporary Tent City In The Financial District To Support Global Refugeesgallery

Photos: Activists Form Temporary Tent City In The Financial District To Support Global Refugees

The thin nylon shells of camping tents rippled in the wind Tuesday night inside the courtyard of lower Manhattan's Trinity Church. Accompanied by inflatable rafts, life jackets, and rescue buoys, the small tent city became a rainswept...

Protesters Form Human Hashtag Against Trump's Travel Bangalleryvideo

Protesters Form Human Hashtag Against Trump's Travel Ban

Seen from ground level, the demonstration down in Battery Park City last Friday afternoon defied conventional protest logic. Instead of rallying tightly in a unified mass—the kind that has recently shut down streets and crippled JFK's Terminal...

Photos: New Show At Museum Of The City Of NY Will Celebrate Muslim Community

Photos: New Show At Museum Of The City Of NY Will Celebrate Muslim Communitygallery

A special photography show celebrating New York City's Muslim community will open at the Museum of the City of New York next Saturday, February 18, weeks after President Donald Trump's executive order banning entry to the United...

Trump Draws Condemnation From Northeastern Bar Association Popular With Federal Prosecutors & Judges

Trump Draws Condemnation From Northeastern Bar Association Popular With Federal Prosecutors & Judges

(Getty) The Federal Bar Council, a legal professional organization with many former federal prosecutors and current and former federal judges among its members, issued a statement this week condemning President Trump's attacks on the judiciary branch....

Rabbis Arrested Blocking Traffic Outside Trump Hotel In Protest Against Refugee & Immigration Bangallery

Rabbis Arrested Blocking Traffic Outside Trump Hotel In Protest Against Refugee & Immigration Ban

A progressive rabbinical group led a protest against President Trump's ban on refugees and immigrants from majority-Muslim countries last night, with some demonstrators committing civil disobedience by blocking traffic on Central Park West outside Trump International Hotel...

'You Don't Represent Us': Bay Ridge Congressman Targeted By Protesters At Chamber of Commerce Forumvideo

'You Don't Represent Us': Bay Ridge Congressman Targeted By Protesters At Chamber of Commerce Forum

Activists protest Congressman Dan Donovan outside of One MetroTech in Downtown Brooklyn. (Raphael Pope-Sussman/Gothamist) Protesters disrupted a Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce forum featuring most of Brooklyn's congressional delegation Monday, repeatedly shouting down Republican Congressman Dan Donovan...

The Story Of The Real Bowling Green Massacre

The Story Of The Real Bowling Green Massacre

Okay, it's formally known as the Pavonia Massacre. (New York Public Librayr) Presidential adviser and alternative facts manufacturer Kellyanne Conway appeared on Fox News's Media Buzz on Sunday to lash out at the journalists who wrote...

Appeals Court Rejects Trump Administration Request To Reinstate Travel Ban

Appeals Court Rejects Trump Administration Request To Reinstate Travel Ban

When the ban is still banned. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images) After a federal judge in Seattle issued a temporary restraining order blocking Donald Trump's immigration ban that everyone in his administration except for him are trying not...

Here's a Delicious Way to Fight Back Against Trump's Muslim Travel Ban

Here's a Delicious Way to Fight Back Against Trump's Muslim Travel Ban

Facebook Last weekend, hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers descended upon the city's airport, courthouses, and streets to protest President Trump’s Muslim ban. Now there’s a new site of resistance: the dinner table. On Friday, Breaking...

MoMA Hangs Art From Muslim Nations To Protest Trump's Immigration Ban

MoMA Hangs Art From Muslim Nations To Protest Trump's Immigration Bangallery

In an act of curatorial subversion against the Trump regime, the Museum of Modern Art has replaced several works of art in its permanent collection galleries with works from artists who hail from nations affected by President...

Federal Judge Blocks President Trump's Immigration Ban

Federal Judge Blocks President Trump's Immigration Bangallery

Last night, a federal judge issued a temporary restraining order that immediately blocked President Trump's ban on immigrants and refugees from seven Muslim majority nations. U.S. District Judge James Robart wrote, "The Executive Order adversely affects the...

Photos: Thousands Of Yemeni-American NYers Close Bodegas & Rally To Condemn Trump's Travel Bangallery

Photos: Thousands Of Yemeni-American NYers Close Bodegas & Rally To Condemn Trump's Travel Ban

Over one thousand Yemeni-American bodega and grocery owners from across the city were scheduled to rally outside Brooklyn Borough Hall at 5:00 on Thursday night, several hours after rolling down the gates outside their businesses, launching an...

Yemeni-American Bodega Owners Will Close Thursday To Protest Trump's Travel Ban

Yemeni-American Bodega Owners Will Close Thursday To Protest Trump's Travel Ban

shawn hoke's flickr With President Bannon's refugee and immigration ban not going away anytime soon, bodega and grocery store owners around NYC are planning on shutting down tomorrow in protest. Yemeni grocery store owners across NYC...

Video: Daily Show Goes Mysteriously Off Air During Muslim Ban Discussion With ACLU

Video: Daily Show Goes Mysteriously Off Air During Muslim Ban Discussion With ACLUvideo

Trevor Noah was engaged in a passionate discussion about Donald Trump's Muslim travel ban last night with Anthony Romero, the executive director of the ACLU, when something very strange happened—the screen cut to black. #Dailyshow cut...

Video: Seth Meyers Takes A Closer Look At Trump's Immigration Ban

Video: Seth Meyers Takes A Closer Look At Trump's Immigration Banvideo

Protests erupted across the country after Donald Trump signed an executive order banning immigrants and refugees to the United States from seven majority-Muslim countries, resulting in mass confusion among government agencies and setting the stage for...

Rally Held For CUNY Grad Student In Iran Denied Re-Entry To U.S.

Rally Held For CUNY Grad Student In Iran Denied Re-Entry To U.S.video

Saira Rafiee (Facebook) While most detainees trapped in the chaos of President Trump's immigration ban have been released, problems are just beginning for other foreigners, including a Ph.D. student at CUNY. Trump signed an executive order...

Bruce Springsteen Calls Trump's Immigration Ban 'Fundamentally Un-American'

Bruce Springsteen Calls Trump's Immigration Ban 'Fundamentally Un-American'video

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band are on the other side of the world touring in Australia this month, but that doesn't mean they've been tuning out all of the (mostly terrible) news coming out...

Rudy Giuliani Gleefully Admits Trump Sought Legal Way To Enact 'Muslim Ban'

Rudy Giuliani Gleefully Admits Trump Sought Legal Way To Enact 'Muslim Ban'video

Did Giuliani have to hold Trump's hand walking down stairs too? (Getty Images) Donald Trump has been pretty grumpy that his executive order barring immigration from seven Muslim-majority countries has been accurately called a "Muslim ban."...

Photos: NYers Flood Lower Manhattan To Protest Trump's Travel Bangalleryvideo

Photos: NYers Flood Lower Manhattan To Protest Trump's Travel Ban

About 10,000 people marched to Foley Square yesterday to protest President Trump's executive order barring immigration from seven majority-Muslim countries and Syrian refugees. The march kicked off with a rally in Battery Park, featuring speakers like Senators...

'This Is Ethnic Cleansing': Immigration Lawyers Work The Graveyard Shift At JFK

'This Is Ethnic Cleansing': Immigration Lawyers Work The Graveyard Shift At JFKgallery

Amid reports that the number of immigrant detainees at John F. Kennedy Airport has dropped off significantly, a coalition of volunteer attorneys is still working at Terminal 4 this morning, after tag-teaming throughout the night to greet...

Photo: 'Build Bridges, Not Walls' Banner Hung From Manhattan Bridge

Photo: 'Build Bridges, Not Walls' Banner Hung From Manhattan Bridgegallery

A large banner criticizing President Trump's policies was just hung from the Manhattan Bridge early Monday morning. The banner hangs over DUMBO on the Brooklyn side and reads: "Build Bridges, Not Walls," and also includes "#NoBanNoWall." By...

Lawyers Continue Working At JFK Airport To Free Remaining Detainees

Lawyers Continue Working At JFK Airport To Free Remaining Detaineesgallery

A rotating team of lawyers has remained at JFK Airport to help travelers caught in the crosshairs of President Trump's ban on foreigners from seven Muslim majority countries. "We're keeping the presence at all the different terminals,"...

10,000 Rally Against Trump's Immigration Ban In Battery Parkgallery

10,000 Rally Against Trump's Immigration Ban In Battery Park

Thousands of people, including Senators Chuck Schumer and Kristen Gillibrand, have gathered in Battery Park for the second day of protests against Donald Trump's executive order barring immigration from majority-Muslim countries and Syrian refugees. You can watch...

'It Has Happened Before. It Should Not Happen Again': Anguish And Anger At JFK Airport After Trump's Immigration Bangallery

'It Has Happened Before. It Should Not Happen Again': Anguish And Anger At JFK Airport After Trump's Immigration Ban

Driving down the highway to JFK Airport on around 1 p.m. yesterday, I was surprised at how empty the streets were. There was no traffic, and we quickly found parking in a lot right in front of...

Trump Administration Tweaks Immigration Ban On Green Card Holders After Outrage

Trump Administration Tweaks Immigration Ban On Green Card Holders After Outrage

A woman wears a pin during a rally against Muslim immigration ban at San Francisco International Airport on January 28, 2017 (Getty Images) On Friday afternoon, President Donald Trump signed an order to ban foreign nationals...

Photos: Hundreds Of Demonstrators Rally Against Trump's Immigration Order At Cadman Plazagallery

Photos: Hundreds Of Demonstrators Rally Against Trump's Immigration Order At Cadman Plaza

While the protest at JFK stretched into the night and eventually drew thousands of people, a smaller rally consisting of hundreds of people showed up in front of the Brooklyn Federal Courthouse in Cadman Plaza to denounce...

#NoBanNoWall Protest Today, Sunday, 1/29 At 2PM In Battery Park

#NoBanNoWall Protest Today, Sunday, 1/29 At 2PM In Battery Park

JFK Airport (Getty Images) After yesterday's spontaneous rallies JFK Airport or Cadman Plaza in support of refugees and immigrants from Muslim-majority countries, a number of advocacy groups are holding a march and rally in Battery Park...

4 More Detainees Released From JFK Airport As Fight Over Muslim Ban Continues

4 More Detainees Released From JFK Airport As Fight Over Muslim Ban Continuesgallery

After a federal judge issued a stay on President Donald Trump's order to ban immigrants from seven Muslim-majority countries, four more detainees were released overnight from John F. Kennedy Airport, where thousands had been protesting the order....

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