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TRUMP'S PRESIDENCY:

 

IMMIGRATION BAN
 
LESSON PLAN
 
TRUMP and THE IMMIGRANTS
 
VIDEOS
 

 



(Created on 31/01/2017)

 


THE BAN: Der Spiegel - 4 February 2017

 

 

 

 

  • Trump Defends Travel Ban Despite Protests, Legal Action - Text + Audio + Pictures + Video - 30 January 2017
    "President Donald Trump is defending his executive order that bans people from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the U.S.
    The order puts a 90-day entry ban on people from Iraq, Iran, Syria, Somalia, Sudan, Libya and Yemen.
    It also prevents refugees from entering the country for 120 days.
    "
    (learningenglish.voanews.com)

  • US Has a Long History of Restricting Immigrants - Text + Audio + Pictures - 30 January 2017
    "Trump’s government is not the first administration to restrict immigration, including on the basis of national origin."

    (learningenglish.voanews.com)

  • Trump Defends Travel Ban Despite Protests, Legal Action - Text + Audio + Pictures + Video - 30 January 2017
    "President Donald Trump is defending his executive order that bans people from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the U.S.
    The order puts a 90-day entry ban on people from Iraq, Iran, Syria, Somalia, Sudan, Libya and Yemen.
    It also prevents refugees from entering the country for 120 days.
    "
    (learningenglish.voanews.com)

  • US Has a Long History of Restricting Immigrants - Text + Audio + Pictures - 30 January 2017
    "Trump’s government is not the first administration to restrict immigration, including on the basis of national origin."

    (learningenglish.voanews.com)

  • Six other times the US has banned immigrants - 29 January 2017
    "Donald Trump's 'Muslim ban' is not the first time specific groups or nationalities have been blocked from the US."

    (aljazeera.com)

 

LESSON PLAN:



TRUMP and THE IMMIGRANTS:

 

VIDEOS:

  • Immigrant voices make democracy stronger | Sayu Bhojwani - 25 October 2016
    "In politics, representation matters — and that's why we should elect leaders who reflect their country's diversity and embrace its multicultural tapestry, says Sayu Bhojwani. Through her own story of becoming an American citizen, the immigration scholar reveals how her love and dedication to her country turned into a driving force for political change. "We have fought to be here," she says, calling immigrant voices to action. "It's our country, too."

    (YouTube)

     

 

 

 

  • Reaction to Trump's Travel Ban - VIDEO - 30 January 2017
    "President Donald Trump signed an executive order barring the entry of U.S. visa holders and others from seven Muslim-majority countries.
    The White House defends its order as federal judges intervene and protests continue in cities and airports across America."

    (learningenglish.voanews.com)