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Stories on the Travel Ban


Picture Me Here mentors are helping refugees and immigrants impacted by the travel ban share their personal stories using their own writing, photography and video. We will post stories here as they are ready to share.




I Stand Here for Humans

Writing and photography by Zahraa Otaifah

Picture Me Here mentors: Dave Thatcher and Christine Johnson


As portions of the Trump administration's revised travel ban continue to be implemented, photographer and Picture Me Here community member Zahraa Otaifah speaks powerfully about how the travel ban has impacted her and her family. 


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