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.

Republicans are far too complicit in 45’s rise to run against him now.

FBI raided former 45 campaign manager Manafort’s home in July.

Two LGBTQ advocacy groups are suing 45 over his tweets/policy on a trans military ban on behalf of five unnamed openly trans members of the military.

Iowa Democrats win special election in 45-supporting District.

Let’s see how quickly they change their tune:

This truly haunting tweet:


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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 →