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Muslim American Activist Linda Sarsour on Turning Down Invite to Trump Speech

In his first speech to a joint session of Congress, Donald Trump vowed to greatly expand the Pentagon’s budget, to repeal and replace Obamacare, to build a wall along the southern border with Mexico, and to crack down on undocumented immigrants in the name of national security. As part of our roundtable discussion, we begin with Muslim American organizer Linda Sarsour, who co-chaired the Women’s March on Washington. She was invited to attend the speech but opted not to.

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