On June 21, 2018, hundreds of Jews participated in T’ruah’s rally against the Trump Administration’s Zero Tolerance Policy, outside the Immigration & Customs Enforcement offices in Manhattan.
The Jewish community stands united in opposition to the Trump Administration’s inhumane treatment of immigrants at the border. This opposition continues despite President Trump’s latest executive order that keeps families together but holds them in detention facilities for an indefinite period of time.
We call on Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen to immediately end this brutal practice and reunite all affected families.
- Stop treating immigrants and asylum seekers like criminals.
- End racist and Islamophobic immigration policies.
- Do not use children as pawns.
The following organizations co-sponsored the rally: