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How Iran ended up on Donald Trump's travel ban list

Protests against Donald Trump's Muslim ban in Minneapolis, Minnesota

The strategy of the United States in the Middle East is closely connected to the needs of Israel, according to Arab-Canadian feminist and political activist Nahla Abdo. She says this is the lens through which we can understand the inclusion of Iran in the travel ban on citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries. Nahla Abdo is professor of sociology at Carleton University. She speaks with Redeye host Jane Williams.

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