Paterson Immigrant & Muslim Solidarity Rally

On February 1st, around 300 protestors gathered in Gould Park, Paterson, to protest President Trump’s executive order banning people of seven Muslim-majority nations from entering the United States. The crowd chanted against the Trump administration, the dubbed “Muslim Ban”, racism, as well as foreign policy concerning Palestine and Syria. The rally’s speakers encouraged protestors to join grassroots organizations and emphasized the need for building an intersectional human rights movement.

Montclair State | New Jersey

Nadia Abbas

Nadia is a senior at Montclair State University where she is studying Communication & Media Arts and Sociology. She is a social justice and human rights activist who aspires to utilize media as an engine of change.