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Mayor Mike Taylor said on Wednesday that one mosque opponent accused council members of working with "terrorists."
Traditionally, judges have been extremely cautious about stepping on the executive branch’s authority in such matters
Immigration rights groups said the operations, which they describe as raids, were not business as usual.
U.S. District Judge James Robart in Seattle said he was not prepared to slow down the travel ban case.
U.S. courts historically have been careful about probing the motives behind laws, in part out of respect for the separation of powers.
President Trump’s adviser cited the fake “Bowling Green massacre” several times — and lied about an Obama “refugee ban.”
A new move by President Trump would remove white nationalists and other hate groups from extremist databases — "absolutely a signal of favor to us," neo-Nazis rejoiced.
"No one is above the law — not even the president," said Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson.
A Massachusetts businessman is facing hate crime charges for violence against an airport worker.
President said executive order is not a Muslim ban but suggested Christians will be given priority over other refugees.
Protesters along with lawmakers lashed out against the detainment of immigrants at airports, including a married couple with disabilities in their 80s and a five-year-old boy.
In a Facebook post, Ilhan Omar, who is Muslim, said she was called “ISIS” and subjected to “sexist taunts” during a visit to the nation’s capital.
More than 300 leaders in the Muslim community have appealed to the president-elect to "express serious concerns."
A letter sent to three mosques in California said the president-elect will do to Muslims "what Hitler did to the Jews."
The alarming spike in hate incidents mostly occurred in K-12 schools, and the most were anti-immigrant.
"Look, I'm not going to rule out anything," Reince Priebus said in an interview muddled with contradictions.
Alabama Sen. Sessions previously lost a federal judge nomination due to his racist positions and remarks.
Flynn and his son, who is his chief of staff and top aide, both have a history of divisive and racist rhetoric.
Members of Congress slammed the suggestion. Trump’s team responded by denying the president-elect ever called for a Muslim database at all.
Between November 9 and 14 the Southern Poverty Law Center recorded record numbers of intimidation and harassment incidents. Many have occurred in schools.
Racist posters, many of which are Trump supporters, use code words for Blacks, Mexicans, Muslims and Jews to avoid censorship.
"Now more than ever, it is important for every New Yorker to stand united as one city and reject hate and violence," said Mayor Bill de Blasio.
The GOP nominee says profiling and limiting immigration will stop terrorism, while Hillary Clinton aims to cut off propaganda and recruiting efforts online.