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He’s going to build the wall

CREDIT: AP Photo/Susan Walsh

President Trump’s first actions on immigration are exactly as harsh as he promised, from building “the wall” to reportedly cracking down on refugees and immigrants from Muslim-majority countries.

Badlands National Park CREDIT: AP Photo/Beth Harpaz

Last week, the National Park Service Twitter account was briefly suspended after tweeting accurate information about inauguration crowd size. A feeling of deja vu struck on Tuesday, when the Badlands National Park took to Twitter to share facts about climate change — only to delete them.

Reading List

Remembering the real women of Roe v. Wade.

Trump’s terrifying new Christian nationalism.

There is absolutely no evidence of widespread voter fraud — someone should probably tell Press Secretary Sean Spicer.

Soundbite

“We wanted to organize a solidarity rally in Israel because, as American citizens, Jewish and Israeli-Americans, we are deeply disturbed by what the Trump administration represents (racism, misogyny, xenophobia, anti-Semitism and Islamophobia) and the detrimental effects President Trump’s policies will have on women and minorities’ rights in the United States and around the world, and the security of the Middle East.”

— Excerpt: Women around the world explain why they marched in their home countries

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