This Week in Trumplandia


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 community, and your humanity to contribute whatever you can, even if it is just awareness of the truth.

Someone needs to explain what ‘complicit’ means to 45’s children.

45 is the President for people who love wars in the Middle East.

There’s this: Let’s count the ways 45 has gone where no president has gone before. BECAUSE NONE OF THIS IS OKAY.

It might not matter much but it’s still fun to hear that 45’s approval ratings are at record lows.

The Nation explores the incomprehensible cruelty of 45’s GOP.

And finally, this, because America is always labeling some white person as “our” newest hero for doing absolutely nothing:


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Jayson Flores is Gay on a Budget's Founder and Editor, Aries/Taurus cusp, bigender, Latinx, vegan, femme person, and the biggest Buffy fan you know. Now writing for Bustle, PRIDE, Everyday Feminism, and The Rumpus, where they are also Assistant Interviews Editor. Passionate, deeply feeling, sometimes angry, mostly emotional. Wants to make people feel less lonely in the world. Follow them on Twitter @gayonabudget. More from this author →