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.

45’s administration is being sued for arresting a ten-year-old girl at hospital following an emergency surgery.

Ken Burns: Actually, slavery was the only cause of the Civil War.

45’s contrasting responses to deadly US attacks are being slammed by critics… because apparently people still haven’t learned.

This is still happening and still illegal: Former Mexican ambassador says State Department is telling world leaders to stay at 45’s hotels.

Y’know, the usual:

Obama is still working harder than 45:


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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 →