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.

Here are four options Congress could utilize to take action against the decision to repeal DACA.

Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris’s state of California is home to roughly one-quarter of the DACA recipient population—and she’s calling 45 out on their behalf.

The story of Republicans: Paul Ryan praises 45 for repealing DACA, four days after urging him not to repeal it.

Hillary Clinton says her concession call to 45 was “without a doubt one of the strangest moments of [her] life.”

Hmm… makes you wonder:

Pretty much:


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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 →