Dissent is seen as a threat and we are getting into very dark times where hate is normalized and fascism is endorsed. This latest threat out of the White House is very dangerous and rooted in xenophobia and eugenics. At a time where the nation is reeling from a week of loss and hate crimes, when the world is experiencing the highest level of displaced people, Trump lashes out with intimidation. This is the erosion of the Voting Rights Act, the Civil Rights Act and takes us centuries back to the shameful beginnings of America.
Changes to Public Charge Could Put Health and Immigration Status at Risk for Millions
Muslim identity in America has taken on a largely foreign connotation, bearing the mark of many off-white groups who are both American and yet never-quite.
Change will lead to fear, weaker political voice and representation among communities of color Washington – Yesterday, the Trump administration announced it will add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census, a move which will predictably result in undercounting communities of color. Advancement Project’s national office, a racial justice organization, issued the following statement: “Adding the citizenship question is meant to intimidate people in immigrant households,” said Judith Browne Dianis, Executive Director of Advancement Project’s national office. “It will result in an undercount that will weaken political clout and access to necessary resources in communities of color. This…