Muslim political activist Linda Sarsour took to Twitter on Tuesday to respond to the Supreme Court’s decision upholding President Trump’s executive order pausing immigration from some Muslim-majority countries.
Sarsour, who has openly called for Muslims to wage “jihad” against Trump, tweeted, “Whether or not it’s in the President’s powers, this is still a discriminatory and xenophonic policy and we will not allow it.”
BREAKING: Supreme Court decides to uphold the third iteration of the Muslim Ban. Whether or not it's in the Preside… https://t.co/zqw1NFJf8L
Sarsour, who has called for the Muslim community to be “perpetually outraged”, rallied her followers to protest the court’s decision on Tuesday night in Foley Square, a movement that has been publicly backed by the Women’s March as well.
SCOTUS just voted to uphold Trump’s #MuslimBan. We are outraged, we are fired up, and we will be in Foley Square to… https://t.co/3oiNFQNSKp
— Women's March - Text WOMENSWAVE to 44310 (@Women's March - Text WOMENSWAVE to 44310)
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