Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA) joins other humanitarian organizations in adamantly opposing President Trump’s March 6 executive order that halts the U.S. refugee resettlement program, significantly reduces annual entry of refugees, and temporarily bans entry into the United States by citizens from six Muslim-majority countries.
Archive for date: March 7, 2017
Qaiser is 30 years old. He’s from Mosul, Iraq. He left Mosul after his brother and father were killed.
Suleekha is 7. She lost her father when she was just 2 years old. She was raised in this tent in Somalia.
Faisal left one war zone for another one that he thought might be safer. He came from Yemen to Somaliland by boat.
Siham’s family was very cold the winter before we met her. Snow fell, and there was no heat in the home they were barely managing to rent in Jordan.
Ahmed didn’t want to leave his home to look safety in Greece—he didn’t want to cling to a boat across a dangerous sea.
This week, B.C. Dodge & R. Mordant Mahon welcome Amanda Qureshi, a digital media professional and diversity activist and Advisory Board Member for the Sisterhood of Salaam-Shalom to the “What a Relief!” podcast