Google has started to step against Trumps administration. (Read – Google co-founder Sergey Brin attends protest against Trump) In response to President Trump’s executive order banning the entry of citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries, which claims to “harm US security interests and reputation,” Google has announced a $ 4 million cash fund.
US immigration organizations
“The money will be donated to four organizations: the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), the Immigration Legal Resource Center (ILRC), the International Rescue Committee (IRC) and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees / UN Referee Agency (UNHR), “the company told TechCrunch.
The search engine google explained that half of the funds come directly from the company and the other half comes from donations made by its employees. So far, Google has donated more than $ 16 million to refer humanitarian cases since 2015.
Apple, Facebook, Microsoft and Google have all protested against Trump’s immigration veto. Google co-founder Sergey Brin, was seen taking part in a protest in San Francisco this weekend.