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.

Despite 45 saying he has very little time for TV, he spends most of his time talking about TV coverage of his fascist regime.

45’s offspring may not have committed “treason,” but he was definitely treason-adjacent.

File this under 45 and co. literally breaking the law but we’re gonna act like it’s just some silly scandal.

45 said he would resign from all his companies, but he has taken a minimalist approach to ethics.

45 defends his criminal son from a self-proclaimed “witch hunt” because anyone who tries to hold them accountable is either fake or hates America.

Because when you’re a white man society will always try to find ways to sympathize with you:


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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 →