"You need to treat women like sh-t." - President Elect Donald Trump
“There is purpose in your fury, in trying to make sense of the senseless.”
- Christine Horansky
“NEVER again can the U.S. lecture us on extremism or misogyny or on how we should treat women. This election sends a message to women in Egypt and across the world that powerful men can sexually assault you and worse and still be elected president." - Mona Eltahawy, Egyptian feminist and author
There should be nothing surprising about what Donald Trump has done in his first week—but he has underestimated the resilience of Americans and their institutions.
AFTERMATH: Sixteen Writers on Trump's America: Essays by Toni Morrison, Atul Gawande, Hilary Mantel, George Packer, Jane Mayer, Jeffrey Toobin, Junot Díaz, and more
by Sarah Jones Nov. 10, 2016, Since Donald Trump won his bid for the White House, the women of America have been suffering Trump Traumatic Stress Disorder. I wish I were kidding. But I'm not. This is real and it's serious.
An Alt-Right Makeover Shrouds the Swastikas by Serge F. Kovaleski, Julie Turkewitz, Joseph Goldstein and Dan Barry, December 10, 2016
Coping with Chaos in the White House: A Donald Trump Presidency: Narcissistic Personality Disorder
Dan Rather Sounds the Alarm: 'Now is a Time When None of us Can Afford to Remain Seated or Silent' by Jen Hayden, Nov. 22, 2016
DONALD TRUMP SEXISM TRACKER: Every Offensive Comment in One Place
Everything I Needed to Know about the 2016 Presidential Election I learned in Family Court
Farewell, America by Neal Gabler, Nov. 10, 2016 No matter how the rest of the world looked at us on Nov. 7, they will now look at us differently.
Female Erasure: What You Need to Know about Gender Politics' War on Woman, the Female Sex an Human Rights
FIRST 100 DAYS:
5 Steve Bannon Quotes that Explain Why DONALD TRUMP'S Chief Strategist Pick is DISTURBING With a white nationalist senior advisor, Donald Trump is not just ignoring the impact of his rhetoric - he is actively terrifying the country.
HAIL TRUMP! Alt-Right, White Nationalist, White Supremacist, Nazi's: Nov. 21, 2016 White Nationalists Salute President Elect DONALD TRUMP Video of an alt-right conference in Washington, D.C., where Trump’s victory was met with cheers and Nazi salutes by Danile Lombroso AND YONI APPELBAUM, Nov. 21, 2016
"Unless Trump makes a major statement denouncing the white nationalist movement, it will become so powerful that even he won't be able to stop it. White ethno-centrism -- in which only white Europeans are considered the right inheritors of this country and Jews,blacks, Muslims etc. should be "conquered" -- is extremely dangerous to every one of us. This is not Germany in the 1930s. It is the United States today. Google this. Learn about it. Join whatever organization you feel moved to join, that stands for the American values the white nationalist movement would override. And no matter what, do not see this as a joke because it is not.
"My recommendations are the NAACP, the Southern Poverty Law Center, the ACLU, and the Anti-Defamation League." - Marianne Williamson
How sexual assault survivors can cope in Donald Trump’s America by Lux Alptraum, Nov. 10, 2016
Kellyanne Conway Is Truly Terrifying and She Always Has Been by Karen Fratti, November 15, 2016, She's eager to set America back 100 years and defends racist, anti-Semite Steve Bannon.
Let’s Make America Great Again By Respecting Women by Lynnette Nicholas, Nov. 8, 2016, If you want to discern the core of a nation, then examine the treatment of its women.
OPEN LETTER to Oregon Governor Kate Brown, Lawmakers, Advocates & Clergy: Mother of 8 Battered & Raped in the Name of 'God' by Coral Anika Theill, November 2016 "To give a sexual predator the Presidency of the United States, with all the associated power around the world, is the ultimate way of showing women how little they are valued. President-elect Donald Trump’s victory represents the justification of sexism and institutionalized rape culture by millions of Americans.
by Tom Cahill, December 10, 2016
Sexual Assault Survivors Struggle to Cope with Trump Election by Ashley Welsh, CBS NEWS, November 17, 2016
10 Things I’ve Learned About Gaslighting As An Abuse Tactic by Shea Emma Fett, August 27, 2015
The World Needs Angry Women by Alana Louise May, February 1, 2016
37 Politicians Get a Mural Dedicated to Their Most Shameful Comments About Women by Antwaun Sargent , Feb. 17, 2017
Trial Balloon for a Coup? by Yonatan Zunger
Trump was, indeed, perfectly honest during the campaign; he intends to do everything he said during his campaign.
TRUMP: “GRAB ’EM BY THE PU-SY” CAUSE HE’S ‘A ‘STAR’ by Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Ph.D.
Trump’s Election Raises Fears Of Increased Violence Against Women by Melissa Jeltsen, Nov. 15, 2016 “If someone is being violated and the president of the United States doesn’t see that as a problem, they may not tell anyone.”
We Do Not Have to Reconcile with Our Abuser: The Election of Self Professed Sexual Predator Donald Trump
We Were Made for These Times by Dr. Clarissa Pinkola Estes, "Women Who Run With the Wolves"
We’re heading into dark times. This is how to be your own light in the Age of Trump by Sarah KENDZIOR, Nov 18, 2016 "Write a list of things you would never do. Because it is possible that in the next year, you will do them. Write a list of things you would never believe. Because it is possible that in the next year, you will either believe them or be forced to say you believe them."
What a Top FBI Profiler Taught Me About Extreme Narcissists Like Donald Trump
“Flawed Individuals Will Victimize You." by Joe Romm, December 7, 2016
by Dr. Benjamin L. Corey, November 10, 2016
What to do About Trump? The Same Thing My Grandfather Did in 1930s Vienna Historical analogies are always flawed, but some moral principles shine eternal by Liel Leibovitz, November 14, 2016
White Collar Supremacy by Kelly J. Baker, Nov. 25, 2016
White Christians Who Voted for TRUMP Fix This Now by John Palvovitz