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"Life Is Winning Again in America": Executive Order Banning Muslim Refugees on Holocaust Remembrance Day, As Pro-Life Christians Celebrate

Posted on the 28 January 2017 by William Lindsey @wdlindsy
Now banned from entering the U.S. -->— Matt Pearce (@mattdpearce) January 28, 2017

Willa Frej and Elise Foley, "Trump Targets Muslims, Refugees in New Executive Order Issued on Holocaust Remembrance Day":
"We don’t want them here," he said.

Refugees already being detained at U.S. airports, and told this:— Rebecca Ballhaus (@rebeccaballhaus) January 28, 2017

Did he really hashtag “Never Again” the same day the US banned refugees fleeing atrocities? That is shamelessly evil.— Brian K. (@bmk) January 28, 2017

Brian K. is responding to this tweet by Congressional leader (and Catholic "pro-life" activist) Paul Ryan:
On this #HolocaustMemorialDay, we remember the millions of innocent lives lost, and pledge #NeverAgain.— Paul Ryan (@SpeakerRyan) January 27, 2017

My name is Joachim Hirsch. The US turned me away at the border in 1939. I was murdered in Auschwitz— St. Louis Manifest (@Stl_Manifest) January 27, 2017

Christian Cauterucci, "A Triumphant Mood at the Anti-Abortion March for Life":
"We love babies, yes we do. We love babies, how ’bout you?" was a favored cheer of the day . . . .

Which one of these two people looks like they've been in a fight?— Mikel Jollett (@Mikel_Jollett) January 27, 2017

No Muslim Syrian refugee has killed a single American in the US
These white Christian Americans have killed over 200 Americans in the US— A Once Great Nation (@USARedOrchestra) January 28, 2017

Trump's "religious test" will give preference to refugees who are Christian. For the reaction, we go now LIVE to Christ:— Sady Doyle (@sadydoyle) January 28, 2017

Jesus was a refugee who fled King Herod and found asylum in Egypt, according to Matthew 2:13-17. Good thing Trump wasn't pharaoh.— Nicholas Kristof (@NickKristof) January 27, 2017

Newsflash: people who support "life" don't favor taking health insurance away from 29 million people & Trump's #MuslimBan #RefugeeBan— igorvolsky (@igorvolsky) January 27, 2017

Dear @POTUS: on Holocaust Remembrance Day my synagogue told me the Syrian refugee family we're sponsoring is not coming. Go fuck yourself.— Daniel W. Drezner (@dandrezner) January 27, 2017

I was raised Catholic, became Episcopalian & found out later my family was Jewish. I stand ready to register as Muslim in #solidarity.— Madeleine Albright (@madeleine) January 25, 2017

Eugene Scott and Sara Murray, "March for Life 2017: Pence, Conway Cheer on Rally":
"Life is winning again in America," Vice President Mike Pence told the crowd.

To my colleagues: don't ever again lecture me on American moral leadership if you chose to be silent today.— Chris Murphy (@ChrisMurphyCT) January 28, 2017

(P.S. Dan Drezner later tweeted an apology for the coarse language in his tweet above.)

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