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Despite Reversal for Harvard Student, Deportations Based on US Search of Social Media Denounced as Troubling 'New Normal'

Originally published at http://www.commondreams.org/news/2019/09/03/despite-reversal-harvard-student-deportations-based-us-search-social-media-denounced

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Human rights attorney Azadeh Shahshahani sez:
“This reversal only happened because of the massive outcry.”

Pity the reversal didn’t happen because the original search and entry refusal was blatantly unconstitutional.

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Would be nice if there were more and more “massive outcries”!
Things might actually change for the better on MANY fronts!

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Lucky for rump that his wife and mother weren’t trying to enter the US while rump is president.

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No one should be allowed to use social media against anyone unless the material is signed off on.
Example trump. His lies are supposedly just jests and meaningless. If he can do that everyone else should be able to as well.
Just kidding, don’t use my comments against me.

“And if my thought dreams
Could be seen
They’d probably put my head
Inside a guillotine…”
–Bob Dylan, It’s All Right, Ma (I’m Only Bleeding)
written before the advent of social media on mobile devices

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