- An early draft of Trump's executive order on immigration demanded the creation of safe zones in Syria within 90 days
- Writers: Congressional Democrats and Republicans must take note and work on making safe zones a viable reality
S.E. Cupp is on the board of directors of HelpMeGoHome.org, which is seeking safe zones in Syria. Bakari Sellers is a former Democratic member of the South Carolina House of Representatives and a CNN commentator. The views expressed in this commentary are their own.
(CNN)President Donald Trump's executive order for the extreme vetting of visitors from seven Muslim-majority countries is deeply troubling, and for all the reasons many have outlined. It's un-American to deny entry to the United States based on a person's religious or ethnic background, whether they are doctors, filmmakers, businessmen or tourists.