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.

This won’t do much: Congress passes measure challenging 45 to denounce hate groups.

It’s official: 45 is the most anti-LGBTQ president in US history.

Poll shows strong support for DACA, even among 45 supporters.

A Kentucky DACA college student is being targeted by a hate campaign from a 45-supporting classmate.

No exaggeration here:

We all know why one gets praised while one gets attacked:


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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 →