Tennessee lawmaker wants state to reconsider refugee resettlement after Syria attack
- Author: Zachary Reyes Apr 09, 2017,
Apr 09, 2017, 22:41
Protesters chanted slogans against Trump's controversial order and showed their support for Syrian people.
"I am disgusted and horrified, but unfortunately not surprised", said Monica Joy, a Fordham University student and social activist. I thanked God. I don't know.
Baldwin acknowledged that the president received praise from both Democrats and Republicans following the missile strike, but made sure to point out, "At the same time, he doesn't want Syrians to come into this country with this refugee ban".
And so what you saw was, he wasn't just going to say it.
TRUMP: It's not that big an area.
A soundbite ensued, alright.
To make her point, she played a clip in which Hillary Clinton says that the President should be more accepting of refugees.
"With all due respect, with all due respect", Kassem began. I didn't see you three days ago when people were gassed to death.I didn't see you in 2013 when 1,400 people were gassed to death.
Now, that being said, Zakaria was still critical of Trump for his unclear foreign policy that "seems to change with every meeting, event, or crisis", but he added, "No matter the complications, in the short term, the president struck a blow against evil, for which I congratulate him".
A refugee who came to the United States in 2014 believes that what President Trump did could have unsafe consequences for her homeland and her countrymen. "This is how the police conduct themselves at any peaceful demonstration even when we are peaceful, even when we obey the law and stay on the sidewalk". If you really care, if you really care.help us stay in our country.
State Sen. Lee Harris, D-Memphis, said Tennessee has "become an outlier" because of its "extreme opposition" to refugee resettlement. "Providing a safe haven for the people who are fleeing for their lives - and who would join us in opposition to the regime - would strengthen our country's position in this conflict".
"I understand", Baldwin said, looking down.
Jake Tapper is calling out Ivanka Trump for her hypocritical stance on the citizens of Syria. Please sir, what you did was incredible.
David Havrinek of the anti-war ANSWER Coalition believes the Trump Administration does not represent Syria's interests or the interests of the American people. Please don't stop on this.
The 29-year-old said he had wanted to be the voice of Syrians who were still in the country but left the protest "livid".