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Jan 27, 2017, 7:42pm EST
  • June 29, 2017

    The travel ban is in effect. Here’s how it will actually work.

    The risk of airport chaos is low...but the impact of the ban will be felt around the world.

  • June 29, 2017

    Trump’s travel ban is the most difficult for refugees

    The doors are about to shut on refugees — but nobody knows how tightly.

  • June 26, 2017

    The rise, fall, and partial resurrection of Trump’s travel ban, explained

    The travel ban is coming back on Thursday — sort of. Here’s what you need to know.

  • June 26, 2017

    Trump’s travel ban is about to go into effect. Here’s why it’s immoral.

    If America doesn't take in Syrians, who will? The ethics of the "Muslim ban," explained.

  • June 26, 2017

    Donald Trump’s travel ban is about to go into effect

    The Supreme Court lifts a block on the executive order, banning many tourists from 6 majority-Muslim countries — and some refugees — from entering the US over the summer.

  • June 20, 2017

    9 questions about the global refugee crisis you were too embarrassed to ask

    It’s a complicated issue. But we’ve got you covered.

  • June 20, 2017

    Republicans think the travel ban is about security; Democrats think it’s about Islamophobia

    And then there are the people who think “banning Muslims” and “protecting America” are two sides of the same coin.

  • June 20, 2017

    The Supreme Court term ends next week. But its biggest case of the year just arrived.

    The fate of Trump’s travel ban could be known in days — or delayed for months.

  • June 6, 2017

    Why Donald Trump's travel ban tweets are legally idiotic, explained for Donald Trump

    It’s not really about “political correctness,” but about the fundamentals of the American judicial system.

  • June 5, 2017

    Donald Trump is rage-tweeting about the blocked travel ban

    But he has no one but himself to blame.

  • June 2, 2017

    Trump administration to Supreme Court: give us the travel ban now, rule on it later

    In an unusual and aggressive move, the administration wants to skip a few steps in the court process.

  • March 30, 2017

    Trump just lost his best chance to avoid a Supreme Court battle over the travel ban

    The temporary hold has been turned into an indefinite hold.

  • March 18, 2017

    What really happened during the first travel ban? A close look at the data.

    Many exemptions to the ban were granted — but not for Syrians.

  • March 16, 2017

    Trump’s attacks on judges who don’t agree with him might be alienating the judges who do

    Even judges who think the travel ban is constitutional are horrified by Trump.

  • March 15, 2017

    A Hawaii judge has just blocked President Trump’s revised travel ban

    Shockingly, Trump is displeased.

  • March 14, 2017

    They came for the American dream. Now they’re fleeing to Canada.

    Compared to February 2016, asylum seekers illegally crossing from the US to Canada have tripled.

  • March 6, 2017

    President Trump’s new travel ban is much narrower — and possibly courtproofed

    It’s so narrowly tailored, in fact, that it raises the question of why the White House needed to issue it at all…

  • March 6, 2017

    Read the full text of President Trump’s latest “travel ban” executive order

  • March 6, 2017

    How Trump's refugee ban hurts health care in places that voted for him

    How much is your community served by doctors trained in one of the banned countries?

  • March 6, 2017

    President Trump’s “travel ban 2.0” is the closest thing to admitting he’s made a mistake

    The new executive order avoids chaos within the US — but it’s still bad news for refugees abroad

  • February 23, 2017

    Watch: the heartbreaking story of a Syrian couple separated by the Muslim ban

    Khaled Almilaji was tortured by Assad. Now, he’s been banned from America.

  • February 20, 2017

    Meet the evangelicals trying to make the GOP care about refugees

    For evangelicals like Jenny Yang, a pro-life ethic means fighting for refugees.

  • February 19, 2017

    Report: the Trump administration is planning to tweak its travel ban — but maybe not enough

    It won’t totally judgeproof it. And probably couldn’t.

  • February 18, 2017

    This leaked draft memo is the Trump administration’s starting point for a border crackdown

    It doesn't need the National Guard. It just needs to follow what Trump has already signed.

  • February 16, 2017

    It’s official: Trump says he'll replace his travel ban with a new one

    And a federal court filing backs him up.

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