24 February 2017

Muslim

Muslim teacher denied entry to US with no reason

KONFRONTASI - A British Muslim teacher has been denied entry to the United States after being taken off a flight without explanation.

Maths teacher Juhel Miah was escorted off a US-bound flight by security staff while he was on a school trip with students traveling from Iceland's capital Reykjavik to New York, according to a report published by the Guardian on Tuesday.

US security tied to court ruling on Muslim travel ban: Trump

KONFRONTASI - US President Donald Trump says the United States will never be safe if his government loses a court battle over his travel ban blocking the entry of citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries.

“If the US does not win this case as it so obviously should, we can never have the security and safety to which we are entitled," the new president said in tweet on Wednesday.

US House speaker backs Trump's Muslim ban, urges Republican support

KONFRONTASI - US House Speaker Paul Ryan has thrown his support behind President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban on several Muslim-majority countries, calling on Republicans to defend the discriminatory policy which has drawn strong objections at home and abroad.

US states, Democrats, rights groups move to block Trump's anti-Muslim order

KONFRONTASI - US President Donald Trump is coming under fire after 10 days in office over an entry ban he imposed on seven Muslim-majority countries.

The Monday backlash included an announcement by the state of Washington to sue.

The statement came as 348 visa holders were kept from boarding flights heading for the US this week, and more than 200 people came to the country but were denied entry, according to a Homeland Security document seen by Reuters.

Brits set to stage massive protest against Trump’s Muslim ban

KONFRONTASI - Thousands of British citizens are preparing to stage a massive rally in London to protest US President Donald Trump’s immigration bans.

More than 25,000 people have so far said yes to author and journalist Owen Jones’ call for an “emergency demo” on Monday evening, in solidarity with people who have been banished from entering the US upon Trump’s order.

Rihanna Bereaksi keras Atas Kebijakan Trump Terhadap Muslim

KONFRONTASI - Reaksi atas perintah eksekutif Donald Trump yang melarang pengungsi dan warga dari tujuh negara Muslim memasuki AS terus berdatangan. Tidak terkecuali dari para selebritas AS.

Salah satunya penyanyi Rihanna yang cukup keras merespons kebijakan Trump tersebut. Melalui akun Twitter miliknya, Rihanna menyebut hal tersebut menjijikkan.

"Jijik! Berita itu sangat buruk! Amerika sedang hancur di depan mata kita!," tulis Rihanna, dikutip dari NME.

Trump defends Muslim ban: 'This is not about religion'

KONFRONTASI - President Donald Trump says his executive order banning people from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States “is not about religion,” amid protests and backlash in the country and around the world.

"America is a proud nation of immigrants and we will continue to show compassion to those feeling oppression, but we will do so while protecting our own citizens and border," the president said a statement Sunday.

"We will keep it free and keep it safe, as the media knows, but refuses to say."

Kebijakan Imigrasi Donald Trump Terhadap Muslim

Oleh: Imam Shamsi Ali*

Donald Trump baru dilantik menjadi Presiden Amerika Serikat ke 45 sekitar seminggu lalu. Namun dalam seminggu itu berbagai kebijakan dan keputusan kontroversial telah diambilnya. Barangkali salah satu kebijakan yang paling kontroversial, bahkan menyakitkan sebagian masyarakat Amerika sendiri adalah ditanda tanganinya aturan pelarangan pendatang dari tujuh negara mayoritas Muslim.

Sutradara Iran Peraih Nominasi Oscar 2017 Terganjal Kebijakan Trump

Konfrontasi - Kebijakan Donald Trump soal larangan imigran dari tujuh negara Muslim ke Amerika Serikat menuai banyak kontroversi. Sutradara asal Iran, Asghar Farhadi, salah satu yang terkena dampaknya.

Asghar Farhadi dilarang masuk AS untuk menghadiri perayaan Oscar 2017. Farhadi adalah sutradara yang masuk nominasi kategori Best Foreign Language Film untuk The Salesman, dilansir US Magazine.

Kebijakan Larangan Muslim Masuk AS Ditolak Google Hingga Apple

Konfrontasi - Perusahaan teknologi raksasa Amerika Serikat (AS), Google dan Apple ikut mengomentari kebijakan Presiden AS Donald Trump yang melarang warga dari tujuh negara mayoritas muslim memasuki AS.

Industri teknologi AS bergantung kepada insinyur asing dan ahli teknik lainnya yang tercemin dalam persentase tenaga kerja yang cukup besar. “Saya ikut prihatin” terhadap kebijakan Trump tentang imigrasi, CEO Apple Tim Cook menulis memo kepada para karyawan yang diperoleh Associated Press. “Ini bukan kebijakan yang kami dukung.”

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