Leading up to the US Supreme Court hearing on Trump’s travel ban, we’ll hear about the orders impact on people from affected, Muslim-majority countries, and how advocacy groups like the Council on American-Islamic Relations are responding. On this edition of Making Contact, we begin with the story of a woman who was in flight to the US when President Trump signed his first travel ban.

Featuring:
Nisrin Abdelrahman, Stanford PhD student in Anthropology; Zahar Billoo, civil rights attorney and executive director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, San Francisco Bay Area chapter.

Credits:

Host: Monica Lopez
Staff Producers: Anita Johnson, Marie Choi, Monica Lopez, R.J. Lozada
Executive Director: Lisa Rudman
Audience Engagement Director: Sabine Blaizin
Development Associate: Vera Tykulsker
Contributing Producers: Nisrin Abdelrahman, Helvia Taina, An-Li Herring, Eileen Williams

Special thanks to the Stanford Storytelling Project and State of the Human podcast managing producer, Jake Warga.

ON Making Contact | September 28, 2017 | 12:30 pm

The Arrival: Trump’s Travel and Refugee Ban

Leading up to the US Supreme Court hearing on Trump’s travel ban, we’ll hear about the orders impact on people from affected, Muslim-majority countries, and how advocacy groups like the Council on American-Islamic Relations are responding. On this edition of Making Contact, we begin with the story of a woman who was in flight to the US when President Trump signed his first travel ban.

Featuring:
Nisrin Abdelrahman, Stanford PhD student in Anthropology; Zahar Billoo, civil rights attorney and executive director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, San Francisco Bay Area chapter.

Credits:

Host: Monica Lopez
Staff Producers: Anita Johnson, Marie Choi, Monica Lopez, R.J. Lozada
Executive Director: Lisa Rudman
Audience Engagement Director: Sabine Blaizin
Development Associate: Vera Tykulsker
Contributing Producers: Nisrin Abdelrahman, Helvia Taina, An-Li Herring, Eileen Williams

Special thanks to the Stanford Storytelling Project and State of the Human podcast managing producer, Jake Warga.

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