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A child drags a crate at a refugee camp for Syrians and Kurds north of Athens. Children under age 14 make up nearly half of the Syrian refugees resettled in the U.S. Louisa Gouliamaki/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Barely a week after assuming office, President Donald Trump set off a worldwide firestorm when he decided to temporarily ban migrants from seven Muslim-majority countries and refugees from all over the world from entering the United States. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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Fortress America: What We Can — And Can't — Learn From History

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Acting Attorney General Out After Refusing To Defend Trump Refugee Ban

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At the State Department, employees are expressing concern via an official dissent channel about the Trump administration's temporary visa and refugee ban. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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At State Department, 'Dissent Channel' In High Gear With Refugee Ban Protests

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Protesters at Los Angeles International Airport rally Sunday against President Trump's executive order halting entry of refugees and others into the U.S. Amanda Edwards/Getty Images hide caption

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Brothers Tim (left) and Bill (right) Jackson have been watching the initial moves of the Trump administration with different views. Brian Mann for NPR hide caption

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As Protests Emerge, Brothers Agree To Give Trump Administration A Chance

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President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Friday that puts a freeze on immigration from seven countries: Syria, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Yemen, Iraq and Sudan. Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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Toronto has become home to many new people. Carlos Pacheco/Flickr hide caption

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For A Stark Contrast To U.S. Immigration Policy, Try Canada

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President Trump, accompanied by Vice President Pence (left) and Homeland Security Secretary John F. Kelly, pauses while speaking at the Department of Homeland Security. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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