Trump's recent executive orders threatening to withhold federal funding from communities with sanctuary policies produced fears that more immigration restrictions are coming.
In boarding school, Mr. Gorsuch participated in the informal debates, where he was routinely teased, accused of being “a conservative fascist.”
“Part of who we are is trying to be political without being partisan; principled but not ideological," said moderator John Carr.
Though the rallies were billed primarily as protests against the invitation to President Donald J. Trump, protesters also condemned the new U.S. administration’s travel ban against seven majority-Muslim countries.
"The fight will continue to go state by state. There's a strategy by proponents to get more states on board before they bring a case to the court."
On this week's podcast poet Christian Wiman, who teaches at Yale's Institute of Sacred Music, describes the power of poetry to hosts Matt Malone, S.J., and Kerry Weber.