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Supreme Court Upholds the Muslim Ban

Today, the Supreme Court decided to uphold the Muslim Ban, ruling that it will remain in effect. Our list of experts available to speak about the ban includes those directly impacted by the ban, legal and policy experts, and national security experts. 

Sirine has been involved with all aspects of opposition to the Muslim ban, including litigation, airport response, FOIA work, and various advocacy efforts. She is one of the lead attorneys in IAAB v. Trump.
Zahra was on the ground at the airports working with impacted individuals when the first Muslim Ban was signed and has since advised dozens of individuals from the Banned countries, is a named plaintiff in Sarsour v. Trump challenging the Bans, and co-leads the national No Muslim Ban Ever campaign
Farhana Khera has led Muslim Advocates in 8 lawsuits against the Trump Administration regarding the Muslim Ban, and is a key organizer of the We Will Not Be Banned rally scheduled to take place on the Muslim Ban decision day.

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Qudsia Raja

Advocacy & Policy Manager for Health and Safety, YWCA-USA
Qudsia Raja is a leader in policy and legislative efforts that combat violence against women.

Qudsia Raja is the Policy Director at the National Domestic Violence Hotline, as well as the Advocacy & Policy Manager for Health and Safety at the Young Women's Christian Association USA, where she leads policy and legislative efforts on violence against women. She has 15 years of combined experience doing policy and direct service work in the Anti-Violence Against Women movement.

Women's Issues, Health, Hate Violence/Hate Crimes