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.

45 took money from one of his son’s cancer foundations because there’s probably no low he and his family wouldn’t sink to for money.

Former US Director of National Intelligence says Watergate pales in comparison to 45 and Russia.

Almost half of 45’s Twitter followers appear to be fake accounts and bots, which is probably a good thing.

North Korea called 45 and the US “selfish” over the Paris Climate Agreement. Where is the lie?


Something for all marginalized folks: “3 Ways to Protect Yourself Digitally in the Trump Era.”


Logo art by Max Winter.

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 →