Harvard and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology filed a lawsuit in District Court in Boston Wednesday morning against the Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Harvard and MIT have today sued immigration authorities over the troubling, discriminatory new rule that bars international students from online classes
BREAKING: , Sue Immigration Authorities Over Rule Barring International Students from Online-Only Universities
The lawsuits begin, from MIT and Harvard. “The order came down without notice—its cruelty surpassed only by its recklessness” wrote Harvard President Larry Bacow. “We believe that the ICE order is bad public policy, and we believe that it is illegal.”
Harvard, MIT sue ICE. “The order came down without notice—its cruelty surpassed only by its recklessness.” Harvard president says order seems “designed purposefully” to pressure campus reopenings despite surging covid cases and “without regard” to safety.
Wow. MIT and Harvard are suing the Department of Homeland Security over the new ICE rule, which would force international students to leave the country if their classes are online because of the pandemic. From an email MIT just sent out:
“The order came down without notice—its cruelty surpassed only by its recklessness.” - ⁦⁩ President Lawrence Bacow, explaining lawsuit over #Trump #ICE rule forcing foreign #students to leave US if being taught online because of #covid.
Harvard and MIT are suing the Department of Homeland Security and ICE over rules on international students and online-only universities. Declaration in the suit asserts that internet restrictions in some countries could make remote learning “impossible."
Harvard & MIT file suit to challenge new rule barring international students from universities that have had to go online-only. Mass AG Maura Healey says her office is suing too, calling the rule "cruel" and "illegal."
MIT & Harvard sue the Trump administration over a rule stripping foreign students of their visas. "The order came down without notice—its cruelty surpassed only by its recklessness."
Harvard and MIT have sued ICE and the Department of Homeland Security over their rule to bar international students that learn online. “The order came down without notice—its cruelty surpassed only by its recklessness.” ht
Harvard, MIT Sue Immigration Authorities Over Rule Barring International Students from Online-Only Universities | News | The Harvard Crimson
Harvard, MIT Sue Immigration Authorities Over Rule Barring International Students from Online-Only Universities
Harvard, MIT Sue Immigration Authorities Over Rule Barring International Students from Online-Only Universities
A brilliant letter of support for our students and the competitive advantage of USA from our Universities. Encourage all institutions to follow suit.
Harvard, MIT Sue Immigration Authorities Over Rule Barring International Students from Online-Only Universities | News | The Harvard Crimson
Harvard, MIT Sue Immigration Authorities Over Rule Barring International Students from Online-Only Universities
Harvard, MIT Sue Immigration Authorities Over Rule Barring International Students from Online-Only Universities | News | The Harvard Crimson
Harvard, MIT Sue Immigration Authorities Over Rule Barring International Students from Online-Only Universities
Nope - I think that is what MIT and Harvard is claiming in their lawsuit - It does not change that the fact that the current government crowd is more xenophobic than I could imagine possible in the US. :(