Post Tagged with: "Trump"

The Coast Guard plans to close part of the Potomac River when the president golfs in Virginia, barring wounded veterans who paddle there as therapy, along with locals.

Wounded Veterans Prevented from Potomac Therapy Near Trump Golf Club

Ban is just in time for president’s “American Heroes Week.”

U.S. Judges Pulled from Mexico Border as Crossings by Women, Children Fall

Trump Administration Seeks to Sidestep Border Wall Environmental Study: Sources

U.S. Customs and Border Patrol plans to use a 2005 anti-terror law to avoid environmental impact study for a section of Trump’s border wall that will pass through a Texas national refuge for endangered ocelots.

Judge Narrows Muslim Ban in Defeat for Trump

Judge Narrows Muslim Ban in Defeat for Trump

Ruling says Muslim ban cannot block grandparents and other relatives of U.S. citizens from entering the United States.


NYC Pride Gets Political

New York City’s annual Pride March stayed close to its roots this year with protests against Trump and police brutality.

London Muslim attack

Trump Again Declines to Comment on Muslim Bias Murder

Quick on the draw Twitterer in Chief silent once again on London hate crime, drawing a stark anti-Muslim contrast.

Trump Disregards LGBT Pride Month

Commerce Dept. Policy Omits LGBT Protections, Restores Language Following Outcry

The department’s annual non-discrimination policy failed to distinguish between sexual harassment and sexual identity.

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."