This Week in Trumplandia

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Welcome to This Week in Trumplandia. Check in with us every Thursday for a weekly roundup of the most pertinent content on our country, which is currently spiraling down a crappy toilet drain. You owe it to yourself, your communities, and your humanity to contribute whatever you can, even if it is just awareness of the truth.

One simple question could bust the Trump/Russia scandal wide open.

According to the New York Times, 45 promised not to defund Planned Parenthood if they got rid of abortion services. They publicly declined.

Soft serve: The media normalization of Mike Pence.

45’s new travel ban is just a different kind of Muslim ban, but a Muslim ban nevertheless.

Here’s how the GOP’s new “healthcare plan” stacks up against Obamacare.

In honor of Buffy the Vampire Slayer’s upcoming 20th anniversary and because I loved writing this so much: Buffy Dealt With A Man Like Trump Before, and His Name Was Warren.

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