Keep calm. Inhale in a deep breath and read ahead! There is always a bright side to any situation and I choose to see how people from all sects are coming together in the US supporting the humanity.
From Pope washing the feet of Muslim migrants to the entire community coming together regardless of faith, color, background, to protest against this ban. Read on to find out how people are getting unified across the United States of America.
It did not matter if you were a Christian, a Jew or a Hindu, everyone showed exemplary solidarity at JFK airport the past weekend. Tears rolled across my cheeks as I saw these heartbreaking yet in some way heartwarming images.
Pope Francis stood in support of humanity by washing the feet of migrant Muslims from Syria, Africa, and Pakistan. He also said that we are all "Children of the same god," we want to live in peace, integrated.
Thank You, Pope.
Tim cook of Apple went ahead and offered legal assistance to those affected by the order, Netflix CEO said that the policy is so "UNAMERICAN. Air BnB CEO Brian Chesky pledged to give free housing to immigrants who are unable to enter the US. This is a Nation rising together in protesting together against the law.
From writing signs in Arabic and Farsi to standing for hours holding placards near the customs, if this does not show the true spirit of Humanity, I don't know what does.
This time, even being in crisis, America amazed me. Never before has an entire country stood in unison under such circumstances.
In a recent statement given to Good Morning Britain, he said, "Trump is a demagogue, who seems to appeal to the lowest common denominator."
From Meryl Streep who stated that "This instinct to humiliate when it's modeled by someone in the public platform by someone powerful it filters down into everybody's life." She was referring to Trump's speech at a South Carolina rally in 2015 when he flailed his arms and slurred while speaking about New York Times reporter Serge Kovaleski.
JK rowling expressed her views on Twitter when the presidential candidate was compared to the fictionary villain in her book.
Watch Nabela, who is a Bangladeshi Muslim American share her honest thoughts on how it has affected her yet made her empowered and stronger than before and goes on to prove that LOVE is the only answer irrespective of race, religion or creed.
Several petitions have since been created and received thousands of signatures in a matter of some days. Here's the link to one of them:- https://www.change.org/p/the-people-impeach-donald-j-trump?source_location=movement
Over 600 US cities organized this march and more than 4.2 million people joined this revolutionary peaceful protest led by women.
There is even a Facebook page called "Kids against Trump". Although, I think kids should stay out of the political mess since they are so vulnerable and innocent. But on a lighter note, this video and the opinions expressed totally cracked me up.
Lastly, on a personal note, let us wholeheartedly prove as a nation build by immigrants that we are all ONE and together we can prove that we need more bridges and we need to look beyond the walls created by people in political power.
We are all "THOSE PEOPLE" on the other side.
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