Trump’s ban on non-citizens (at first including permanent residents) from seven countries entering the US has hurt a broad range of people. Let’s take a look at its effects on the tech world.
The Guardian reports that “the ban dealt a blow to the technology industry, which relies heavily on foreign-born software engineers.” It cites examples such as Sanaz Ahari Lemelson, a Canadian citizen who was born in Iran and has a green card in the US. She’s the director of product management at Google. Her parents, who live in Vancouver, can’t visit her in Seattle.
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