Trump Resistance

Building resources in the fight against the extreme policies and lurch to the right that the USA is undergoing under the new President

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by Pete Lawrence
Created on 31 Jan 2017

We are attempting to build resources in the fight against the extreme policies and lurch to the right that the USA is undergoing under the new President. The world has quickly been turned upside down and the sweep of far-right politics has spread beyond America. We need to be aware, to be informed and to work out ways we can make a difference. 



Tue, 01/31/2017
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By Pete Lawrence, 31 January 2017 15:08
Steve Bannon, former head of Breitbart News, was announced as the chief strategist for Donald Trump's impending White House administration. But what are Bannon's political views? And how does he feel about the far-right?
If you want to make a difference but don’t know where to start, this tool can give you a quick model you can use to map how you can make a difference in a meaningful, specific ways. NYC activist friend Karen has compiled a guide to various activities..
Breitbart and the Daily Caller among sites rejecting labeling of executive order as Muslim ban and linking move to actions by Barack Obama
"we’ve never witnessed a political aide move as brazenly to consolidate power as Stephen Bannon — nor have we seen one do quite so much damage so quickly to his putative boss’s popular standing or pretenses of competence."
Unvetted, unconfirmed but immensely powerful, Bannon may just be the most dangerous man in America.
"Those that would seek to contain and direct the demonstrations are our enemies. Liberal attempts at managing and directing our struggles are their only hopes in becoming relevant and must be stopped by any means necessary."
CEO Jeff Bezos says company’s legal and lobbying teams will help fight the ban, echoing moves by Expedia and Microsoft
More and more mental health experts are sharing their diagnoses to warn the public
The protests that have erupted since Trump’s most recent executive order was signed were impressive. They were quickly organised and continue to be large in scale. But there is a long road ahead. So how continued pressure be mounted?
The Democratic Coalition Against Trump has put together a handy database of more than 250 businesses which share a business connection to Trump.
A detailed spreadsheet on the Trump brand and where to boycott
The preconditions are present in the U.S. today. Here’s the playbook Donald Trump could use to set the country down a path toward illiberalism.
What does the White House’s choice of ‘cases the very, very dishonest press doesn’t want to report’ tell us?
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