Being a sanctuary city is more than proclamations, rhetoric
Sanctuary: a place of refuge and protection — Merriam-Webster dictionary.
In February, I had to travel to Birmingham, Alabama for work. I’m a fairly seasoned traveler and normally have no qualms taking trips to places I have never been. But post-election and particularly with the travel ban, I found myself feeling apprehensive about traveling to the South.
To read Jhumpa’s full op-ed, click here.