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Tag: Muslim Ban

Photographer Wesaam Al-Badry: from ‘Contemporary Muslim Fashions’ to Camp Fire

At the refugee camp where he lived with his family after the Gulf War broke out in their native Iraq, Wesaam Al-Badry thought the photojournalists who came to the...

A terrible week at the Supreme Court — and it could get even worse

It‚Äôs been a very bad week at the US Supreme Court ‚Äď and it could get a whole lot worse. Justice Anthony Kennedy was the only person among the conservatives...

Our most-read stories of 2017

This was a truly unsettling year, from the election of Donald Trump and the resurgence of white supremacist movements to the sudden death of Mayor Ed Lee and the...

SF appeals court rules against revised ‘Muslim ban’

On Monday, a three-judge panel of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously upheld a preliminary injunction blocking the enforcement of President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban. The original ban,...

Party Radar: Without Borders

PARTY RADAR Young people often ask me, an Ancient One, if living under Trump is what it felt like living under Bush. That's a tricky question, partly because 100...

Ninth Circuit rules against Trump’s travel ban

The ninth circuit appeals court has unanimously ruled against Trump's travel ban, denying the ban be reinstated. Trump's administration had asked the court block lower-court ruling that suspended the ban...

Federal appeals court hears immigration-ban case

A federal appeals court heard arguments via telephone for and against the federal judge's temporary restraining order blocking the President Trump's banning  of most travelers from seven Muslim-majority nations. Protesters...

#NoBanNoWall: Hundreds continue to protest Trump’s Muslim Ban

Hundreds gathered at Civic Center on Saturday to protest President Trump's ban on travellers from Muslim countries regardless of legal immigration status.  Last Friday, through an executive order Trump banned...

Sup. Ahsha Safa√≠ introduces resolution against Trump’s so-called Muslim Ban¬†

District 11 Supervisor Ahsha Safai announced his intention to introduce a resolution opposing President Trump's Muslim ban at Tuesday's board meeting. Safai's resolution is backed by Mayor Ed Lee and comes at...

SF city attorney is taking Trump to court over immigration policy 

City Attorney Dennis Herrera today filed a federal lawsuit against President Trump and his administration over Trump's executive order directing enforcement action against sanctuary cities.  Herrera's office claims that the...