- In one fell swoop, Trump has dismantled our entire immigration policy
- The refugee admissions program is the worst path a potential terrorist could take if they intend to commit violence in the US
Amy Pope is currently a nonresident senior fellow at the Atlantic Council. She most recently served as the deputy assistant to the President and Deputy Homeland Security Adviser on the National Security Council staff. The opinions in this article are those of the author.
(CNN)Donald Trump's Executive Order on immigrants and refugees violates our founding principles, threatens our global credibility, and recalls our darkest moments as a nation. Worse, it undermines our national security and puts the lives of US citizens at greater risk.