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Ford breaks from Trump over ban as Detroit Muslims protest

Majed Moughni has lived the American dream: He climbed the ladder from impoverished refugee, to hotel dishwasher, to parking cars for Ford Motor Co. royalty. Today he’s a lawyer, sitting at a chair and desk in an office that all once belonged to a Ford chief executive officer whose Lincoln Continental he used to park.

Moughni sees the business case behind Ford’s senior executives courting Donald Trump after the president spent months criticizing automakers for making cars in Mexico. Their silence through the weekend on Trump’s order halting immigration from seven Middle Eastern countries was another matter, and he couldn’t hide his disappointment.  Read more.

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