The Interfaith Alliance of Oklahoma is alarmed and dismayed at the announced plans by the Trump administration to stop the processing and acceptance of Syrian refugees, as well as refugees from predominantly Muslim countries.
In late January, 2016, having returned from a trip to the refugee camps where Syrian refugees have been held, Congressman Steven Russell, Republican Representative of Oklahoma's 5th Congressional District, made the public statement that the vetting process was far more thorough and exhaustive than he had believed previously. He was impressed with the safety and reasona...
Interfaith Alliance president Rabbi Jack Moline issued the following statement in response to the draft version of President Donald Trump’s forthcoming executive order on refugees and immigration:
“President Trump’s forthcoming executive order is a de facto Muslim ban. The United States has long prided itself as a safe bastion for refugees around the globe facing persecution and strife. President Trump is poised to trample upon that great legacy in one of his first major acts in office...
Saturday, January 21, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 1:30 PM (CST)
Women's March on Oklahoma
Oklahoma City, OKLAHOMA
The Women's March is a national movement to unify and empower everyone who stands for human rights, civil liberties, and social justice for all. We gather in community to find healing and strength through tolerance, civility, and compassion. We welcome all people to join us as we unite locally and nationally. Join us on January 21st.
We will rally with a march through the streets and end with speakers at the State Capitol.
Please register for the event, tickets are free.
We need all of you...