Celebrities react to Trump's Muslim ban
On January 27 the President of the United States, Donald Trump signed a decree banning citizens of seven Muslim countries — Syria, Yemen, Iraq, Iran, Sudan, Libya and Somalia — from entering the US for 90 days. Titled, Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States, the decree cites countries which were originally identified by the Obama administration. The practice has led to outcry worldwide.
Sparking conversation, actor Simon Helberg and his wife Jocelyn Towne took to the red carpet to make a firm political statement at the 2017 Screen Actors Guild Awards (pictured above). Other celebrities have also voiced their opinions about the ban via social media...
Trump was elected President in 2017, following a win against the US' first female presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton.