What Immigrants in NY and NJ Can Expect from Trump Presidency

Email a Friend
Participants march in the Muslim Day Parade on Sunday, Sept. 25 2016, in New York. Immigrant communities are now feeling uncertainty about a Donald Trump presidency.

Republican Donald Trump's victory in the presidential campaign is sending waves of uncertainty through the region's immigrant communities. The president-elect ran on a promise to take a tougher stance on immigration by building a border wall, deporting immigrants in the country illegally, and letting fewer people inespecially Muslims. WNYC’s Mirela Iverac joined WNYC Morning Edition's host Richard Hake to explain what immigrants should and shouldn't be afraid of.