Tech consider legal action against re-entry ban Trump

Tech consider legal action against re-entry ban Trump

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American tech come out on Tuesday together to take legal action against the re-entry ban of Donald Trump to discuss.

That reports Reuters. The discussion is organized by the software platform GitHub. There is a look or tech a letter like drawing, where they will have a lawsuit against the re-entry ban to support.

GitHub has in the discussion a number of large tech invited, including Google-parent company, Alphabet, Airbnb and Netflix. Spokespersons for Netflix and Google have not yet responded, while Airbnb refuses to respond.

Kickstarter gives to be involved in the discussions. Tech Box and AdRoll will also be present.

Cloudbedrijf Cloudflare says to consider the letter to sign. Software maker Mozilla is called the re-entry ban “misguided and damaging for the technology industry, and the country”.

The initiative follows after webwinkelgigant Amazon himself publicly spoke out against the re-entry ban. In an e-mail gave Amazon’s CEO Jeff Bezos in a lawsuit to support. In addition, the company would be in Washington against the re-entry ban lobbying. Microsoft has support for the same case stated.

According to another lawsuit is the entry in violation of the constitution. This suggests that the US has no refugees on the basis of nationality may refuse.

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Everything you need to know about the re-entry ban of Trump


Google employees have critical comments about the re-entry ban. During a protest went 2,000 employees of the company to the streets, where Google founder Sergey Brin spoke out against the initiative of Trump.

“So many people are outraged by this initiative, including myself,” said Brin. “I’m also an immigrant and a refugee.”

Brin said happy that staff of Google against the entry protested, but gave not thereby to the company or legal action will take. The company initiated before a crisis fund, helping people affected by the re-entry ban to help.


Hackerscollectief Anonymous, speaks in an open letter against the re-entry ban. “This is a call for Us travelers to refuse to use American products to boycott, business interests Trump or the US to resist and to impose sanctions against the regime of Trump”.

#Anonymous call to action against #Trump regime: #BDStheUS.


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04:23 – 31 January 2017

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