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Fights Erupt at Pro-Trump Rally on California Beach

Fights Erupt at Pro-Trump Rally on California Beach

Multiple fights broke out and at least one Trump supporter was doused with pepper spray when pro-Trump demonstrators encountered a small group opposed to the president.

Blaming Judges is ‘Corrosive,’ Says a Judge Who Ruled Against Trump

Blaming Judges is ‘Corrosive,’ Says a Judge Who Ruled Against Trump

"It's easy to blame the referee when you don't like the result," said Judge Richard Clifton.

Trump budget

Trump’s Budget Cuts Aid to Poor, Elderly; Slashes Science, Arts While Boosting Military, Security

The budget proposes massive cuts to social services, including low-income heating assistance, legal aid, and eliminates National Endowment for the Arts.

U.S. Civil Liberties Group ACLU Seeks to Tap Anti-Trump Energy

ACLU Seeks to Tap Anti-Trump Energy

Membership in the ACLU, which was founded in 1920, has tripled to more than 1 million since Trump's election, the group says.

Leaders of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) meet with President Donald Trump in the Oval Office on Feb. 27, 2017.

HBCU Presidents Meeting with Trump Falls Flat Says Morehouse Leader

"In general, the meetings were a troubling beginning to what must be a productive relationship."

President Donald Trump met with CEOs at the White House in January, including Alex Gorsky of Johnson & Johnson (center), and Michael Dell of Dell Technologies.

Should Your CEO Meet with President Trump?

What is the responsibility of your corporate executives, what should you expect?

Retired U.S. Navy Adm. Michael Mullen

Former Joint Chiefs Chairman Strongly Calls for Removal of Bannon from National Security Council

Retired U.S. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen says Trump’s chief strategist “will have a negative influence” and “doesn’t belong.”

Muslim ban

Judge Blocks Deportation of Travelers Snagged by Trump Order

Trump's executive order restricts people from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States.

Prison Inmates Used to Build Trump's Wall 'Modern-day slave labor,' Says ACLU

Prison Inmates Used to Build Trump’s Wall ‘Modern-day slave labor,’ Says ACLU

Massachusetts sheriff believes his inmates are perfect candidates to build border wall for free.

Discrimination Against Latinos in United States Has Risen, Study Says

Discrimination Against Latinos in U.S. Has Risen, Study Says

Correlation between discrimination and anti-immigrant policies "chilling" following President-elect Donald Trump's hard-line immigration proposals.

Texas Moves to Cut Medicaid Funding for Planned Parenthood

Texas Moves to Cut Medicaid Funding for Planned Parenthood

Action called "a cautionary tale for the rest of the nation."

KPMG Helps Businesses Gear Up For Trump-Led U.S. Tax Reform

KPMG Helps Businesses Gear Up For Trump-Led U.S. Tax Reform

KPMG has issued detailed report "Understanding the Tax Reform Process: FAQ."

Trump Gov’t is mostly white.

Mainly White Men with Poor Civil Rights Records to Lead Trump Gov’t

Lone Black Cabinet pick Ben Carson and one of only two women chosen also have negative attitudes toward gay rights.

Trump Thanks Blacks Who Didn't Vote

Trump Thanks Blacks Who Didn’t Vote

President-elect Donald Trump called Black voters who did not vote on Election Day "almost as good" as the ones who voted for him.

'The Trump Effect': The Election's Negative Impact on Students

‘The Trump Effect’: The Election’s Negative Impact on Students

According to a new report, nine out of 10 educators have noticed "a negative impact on students' mood and behavior" since the election. Education workers shared stories on what's changed in their schools since the election.

Hate Speech, Nazi-Inspired Vandalism Rears Ugly Head in Trump Aftermath

Post-Election Hate Crimes Roughly Seven Times Higher than Average

The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) released its newest report, revealing nearly 900 incidents of harassment and hate in the 10 days following Donald Trump’s election.

Trump Supporters Call for Muslim Genocide

Trump Supporters Call for Muslim Genocide

A letter sent to three mosques in California said the president-elect will do to Muslims "what Hitler did to the Jews."

Members of the National Policy Institute, including reality TV personality Tila Tequila, show Nazi salute in photo posted to Twitter.

U.S. Holocaust Museum Alarmed Over ‘Hateful Speech’ by White Nationalists

The National Policy Institute, a leading group of the alt-right movement buoyed by Trump's win, includes neo-Nazis, white supremacists and anti-Semites.

Jeff Sessions Chosen as Trump's Attorney General

Jeff Sessions Chosen as Trump’s Attorney General

Alabama Sen. Sessions previously lost a federal judge nomination due to his racist positions and remarks.

Michael T. Flynn Named Trump's National Security Advisor

Michael T. Flynn Named Trump’s National Security Advisor

Flynn and his son, who is his chief of staff and top aide, both have a history of divisive and racist rhetoric.

Hate Incidents Hit 'Frightening' Numbers

College Campuses Erupt in Hate Incidents

Between November 9 and 14 the Southern Poverty Law Center recorded record numbers of intimidation and harassment incidents. Many have occurred in schools.

Advocates Fear What Trump Presidency Will Mean for People with Disabilities

Advocates Fear What Trump Presidency Will Mean for People with Disabilities

President-elect Donald Trump has not been clear on his ideas regarding people with disabilities but notably mocked a reporter with a disability during his campaign.

Steve Bannon

White Supremacist To Serve in Top White House Role

Breitbart chairman Stephen Bannon, credited with making the conservative website more openly racist and anti-Semitic, to be “equal partners” with White House chief of staff.