gzt: Trump has used an executive order to ban immigrants and refugees
He signed the executive order to ban refugees on International Holocaust Remembrance Day.
I presume you are referring to that other time the USA closed it's doors to people fleeing persecution and terror:Atlantic:: Neiss: No, this is actually at a time, in 1939, when the Nazis weren’t engaged in the mass killings of Jews. This voyage was actually used as a massive propaganda tool by Hitler and the Nazis to say: “Look, nobody wants these Jews; these people are really undesirable.”
Trump faces a legislative hurdle if he's going to implement either a refugee acceptance program or immigration program which selects based on religion. (ie he's suggested that he'll accept christian refugees from Syria - but not muslim.