On Friday, Donald Trump signed an executive order temporarily banning all refugees from entering the country, and barring access for 90 days to nationals from seven majority-Muslim nations. The draconian measure instantly cut off access to the U.S. to 218 million people from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. We look at how Iranian Americans have been disproportionately impacted. We speak to Trita Parsi of the National Iranian American Council.

On Friday, Donald Trump signed an executive order temporarily banning all refugees from entering the country, and barring access for 90 days to nationals from seven majority-Muslim nations. The draconian measure instantly cut off access to the U.S. to 218 million people from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. We look at how Iranian Americans have been disproportionately impacted. We speak to Trita Parsi of the National Iranian American Council.

Maz Jobrani: I'm Not a Terrorist, But I've Played One on TV (2015) - The comedian gives a live stand-up performance based on his book, recounting his experience as an Iranian American actor in the U.S.

Maz Jobrani: I'm Not a Terrorist, But I've Played One on TV (2015) - The comedian gives a live stand-up performance based on his book, recounting his experience as an Iranian American actor in the U.S.

Iranian-American man crying at the airport his brother deported back - YouTube

Iranian-American man crying at the airport his brother deported back - YouTube

No wonder John Kerry is fine with Iran's nuke program. His daughter is married to an American-Iranian.

No wonder John Kerry is fine with Iran's nuke program. His daughter is married to an American-Iranian.

Iranian-American author Porochista Khakpour says she and her father have both made American universities their adopted home and now they both feel under threat.

Iranian-American author Porochista Khakpour says she and her father have both made American universities their adopted home and now they both feel under threat.

How Trump's Muslim Ban Is Affecting One Iranian-American Bride | The Huffington Post

How Trump's Muslim Ban Is Affecting One Iranian-American Bride | The Huffington Post

AJ+ no Twitter: "This Iranian-American man finds out that his brother's going to be deported: https://t.co/HlzAXiY1dx" .

AJ+ no Twitter: "This Iranian-American man finds out that his brother's going to be deported: https://t.co/HlzAXiY1dx" .

‘Blackish’ star Yara Shahidi is speaking out about her experience as an Iranian-American

‘Blackish’ star Yara Shahidi is speaking out about her experience as an Iranian-American

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Another Iranian American arrested and imprisoned in Tehran. Siamak Namazi, a businessman based in Dubai who is in his early 40s, was arrested earlier this month when he was visiting a friend in Tehran, according to a family friend who did not want to be identified. It was not clear whether any charges have been brought against him or what Iranian authorities might allege he did.

Another Iranian American arrested and imprisoned in Tehran. Siamak Namazi, a businessman based in Dubai who is in his early 40s, was arrested earlier this month when he was visiting a friend in Tehran, according to a family friend who did not want to be identified. It was not clear whether any charges have been brought against him or what Iranian authorities might allege he did.

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