Episode 5: Fighting Back Against the Immigration Crackdown


Donald Trump campaigned on building a wall on the Mexican border and banning Muslims from the United States. In his first few months in office, he has issued two unsuccessful Muslim bans and convinced a few cowardly jurisdiction--including Miami-Dade County--to fall in line with his crackdown on so-called “sanctuary cities.”

Nancy Abudu, Director of Legal Operations for the ACLU of Florida, and Khurrum Wahid, a partner at Wahid Vizcaino LLP and co-founder of EmergeUSA, a non-profit focusing on  Muslim American civic engagement, recently sat down with Florida Action Cast to talk about the current state the immigration crackdown nationally and in Florida and some of the legal and grassroots responses taking place.

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