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.

San Juan mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz criticizes 45’s “insulting” visit to Puerto Rico.

With no Muslims to blame, 45 has been eerily silent on Twitter about the Las Vegas murderer.

Dear the New Yorker: we don’t need to read an article to know how 45’s children avoided criminal indictments. They’re white and rich.

This is not surprising: 45 still hasn’t gotten around to appointing someone to protect our elections from cyber attacks.

The very definition of repulsive:



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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 →