Saturday, 21 January 2017

Trump Day Afternoon

Toronto residents heading to DC for 'Woman's March on Washington'
... “We feel that racism, sexism and islamophobia have no borders and what happens in the United States can happen here as well,” Carolyn Egan, who helped organized a trip to the Washington march for a group of Torontonians, told CP24 on Friday. ...
Trump set to enter White House with divided nation on edge
... Protesters raised the Palestinian flag and put up many slogans like “Trump, take your racism away from the Holy City”, “Our dignity is non-negotiable... Do not touch Jerusalem,” and “the whole world is moving forward but the Trump administration is moving backwards.” ...
Busload of Rochester Protesters Heading to D.C. to Oppose Trump
... "We are protesting the racisim and the Islamophobia, immigrant bashing," said Lydia Bayoneta of Rochester International Action Center. "We are in solidarity with peopel all over the world. ...
Wear hijab to protest Trump, says American actress
Lebanese-American actress Kathy Najimy wants women to wear hijab in to protest US President Donald Trump's Islamophobia. She's calling the movement "The Sisterhood of the Traveling Scarves". ...
Why my seat at the inauguration is empty

(Barbara Lee represents California's East Bay in Congress)

Thousands of Florida activists head north for Women's March on Washington
... “We’re not out there specifically against Trump, but against racism, against sexism, against islamophobia and homophobia. And in particular, we’re out there for democracy.” ...
Madonna says Trump has done us a great service because 'we have gone as low as we can go'

(This tripe may not be published, broadcast, rewritten ...)

Trump's Age of Ignorance Threatens Humanity
... Somewhere, a measles virus cackled with glee. ...
Donald Trump’s Inauguration Becomes a Time to Protest and Plan
WASHINGTON — A group of Democratic operatives were repairing to a luxury golf resort near Miami on Friday to plot an opposition strategy to Donald J. Trump. ...
Trump's here. We have four years to write a better story
... It takes both skill and luck to bake a FailCake as bad as this, and you’ve got to do the prep work for years. Start with a racist celebrity liar. Soak him in media attention. ...
# I can't see The Guardian coming up with better tripe than this in four years time - unless they can find a measles virus cackling with glee