The organization stands in solidarity with those that are unjustly being detained across the country.
Miami, FL (February 4, 2017) – On Friday, January 27, President Donald J. Trump signed an executive order banning citizens for 90 days from the following countries: Syria, Iran, Sudan, Libya, Somalia, Yemen and Iraq from entering the United States. This includes people who are legal residents, hold dual citizenship, and refugees.
As a sorority built on pillars of diversity and unity, we join the millions of Americans and citizens around the globe who denounce the racist and xenophobic consequences caused by this unconstitutional executive order. Gamma Eta Sorority, Inc. stands in solidarity with the individuals and families that are being directly affected.
Our strength as a nation is in our cultural diversity and the continuous efforts of our leadership to support what is right. We are fully committed to speaking up in support of the freedoms, dignity, identity, and futures of our brothers and sisters seeking refuge and new opportunities from across the globe.
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