SAG Awards: Actors Bash Trump’s Immigration Ban

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Actors used the Screen Actors Guild Awards as a platform to condemn President Donald Trump’s immigration executive order on refugees from “terror-prone” countries.

Here are 5 things actors said during the Screen Actors Guild Awards bashing Donald Trump’s immigration policy.

Kerry Washington
“People are always saying actors shouldn’t express their opinions — but actors are activists no matter what … and my union allows me to do that.”

Sarah Paulson
“I want to ask people, any money they have to spare please donate to the ACLU, which protects the rights and liberties of people across this country,” said the actress.

Bryan Cranston
“Donald Trump — I honestly feel like [U.S. President No.] 36 would put his arm around 45 and sincerely wish him success … and say, ‘Just don’t piss in the soup that all of us gotta eat,’” Cranston said.

Emma Stone
“Things are very inexcusable and scary and need action,” said the “La La land” star and Best Actress winner.

Ashton Kutcher
“I am a citizen of the world,” the Netflix star said.

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