Donald Trump’s shocking proposal to temporarily bar entry to Muslim immigrants has been met with widespread condemnation and ridicule. Putting aside the questionable constitutionality, bigotry and the utter impracticality of the idea, we thought a little thought exercise is in order since Trump is standing defiant in the face of criticism. Here’s a look at some of the famous and accomplished women who would be denied entry into the U.S. This is a simple thought experiment, and the below list is not exhaustive and says nothing of the millions of everyday Muslims from all walks of life who are decent, hardworking people that would be impacted by such a xenophobic plan.
Nobel Peace Prize recipient Malala Yousafzai