Our country is facing a national identity crisis. In only one week, we have seen our country divided in ways that many of us have never seen. At this historical crossroad, we are questioning who we are as a country and the values that make our country exceptional. One of those values is our belief … Continue reading The Daniel Society Statement on President Trump’s Ban on Refugees
People are angry, and understandably so. They are concerned about stop-and-frisk
tactics, attempts to dismantle sanctuary cities, and threats to deport two million undocumented immigrants.
On Tuesday, November 8, 2016, our country elected Donald J. Trump as our 45th President. The election outcome has led to various protests across the country and has raised concerns about the rights and future of poor and immigrant communities. On the campaign trail and in recent media interviews, President-elect Trump has promised to take aggressive … Continue reading News The Daniel Society Statement About the U.S. Election 2016
Recently, the U.S. admitted its 10,000th Syrian refugee, reaching its goal of admitting 10,000 Syrian refugees for the fiscal year. National security adviser, Susan Rice, stated that the president understands “the important message this decision would send, not just to the Syrian people but to the broader international community.” Syria is the world’s largest … Continue reading U.S. Accepts Syrian Refugees Ahead of Schedule