US activist leads fight for asylum seekers' rights

Ravi Ragbir, who is facing deportation from US, is organising an army of volunteers to help migrants that Trump is trying to stop from entering the country.

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    An activist who is facing deportation from the United States is taking up the fight for asylum seekers.

    Ravi Ragbir is organising an army of volunteers to help people that US President Donald Trump is trying to stop from entering the country.

     

    Al Jazeera's Kristen Saloomey reports from New York City.


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