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FCNL in the News New York Times Video Features FCNL’s Yasmine Taeb 

In the New York Times’ coverage of FCNL’s March 6th rally in opposition to President Trump’s recent executive order on immigrants and refugees, they published a video featuring remarks by FCNL Lobbyist for Human Rights and Civil Liberties Yasmine Taeb.

FCNL in the News DNC Chair Tom Perez Speaks at Rally Organized by FCNL 

FCNL Lobbyist for Human Rights and Civil Liberties Yasmine Taeb organized a rally outside the White House on March 6th in response to President Trump’s latest executive order on immigrants and refugees, featuring DNC Chair Tom Perez and representatives from more than two dozen civil and human rights, faith, and progressive organizations.

Press Release We Will Not Accept President Trump's Muslim Ban 2.0 

Rally on Monday, March 6th at 6:00 p.m. in front of the White House

The Friends Committee on National Legislation and our partners unequivocally condemn Trump’s newest executive order on immigrants and refugees as discriminatory, inhumane, and harmful to our national security. In this sense, it is no different from the version signed on January 27th.

Statement FCNL Condemns Muslim Ban 2.0  

The Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) strongly opposes President Trump’s revised executive order that will close our doors to refugees fleeing violence and persecution and bans nationals from six Muslim-majority countries, said Yasmine Taeb, FCNL's lead lobbyist on human rights and civil liberties.

Action Alert Stop Muslim Ban 2.0 

On March 6, President Trump signed a revised version of the Muslim ban executive order from January. But make no mistake: This new executive order still discriminates against Muslims and bars refugees from entering our country.

Statement Immigration Raids and Increased Enforcement Endanger Communities 

On February 21, the Department of Homeland Security released memorandums instructing the agency to implement the two executive orders that scale up immigration and border enforcement, endangering U.S. communities.

Action Alert Am I Next? 

The Impact of Immigration Raids

Every day, I hear of new incidents of immigration raids in communities across the United States, including in my home of Staten Island. In these uncertain times, I cannot help thinking, ‘Am I next?’

Update Yasmine Taeb Speaks on Panel at American University Addressing Post-Election Islamophobia 

FCNL's Yasmine Taeb addressed the Trump administration's recent executive order on refugees and immigrants, as well as a planned executive order on the Muslim Brotherhood, on a panel convened by American University's School of International Service on February 13th.

Update FCNL’s Yasmine Taeb Speaks at Town Hall Hosted by the Next Wave Muslim Initiative 

Yasmine Taeb, FCNL Lobbyist for Human Rights and Civil Liberties, participated in a town hall panel and discussion on civic engagement hosted by the Next Wave Muslim Initiative (NWMI) on Sunday, February 12th.

Action Alert Stand Up for Religious Freedom and Refugee Protection 

The recent executive order suspending refugee resettlement and barring the entry of individuals from seven Muslim‐majority countries goes against our core values of welcome, religious freedom, and assistance to those most in need. Congress should act to support legislation to rescind this executive order.

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