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If This Undocumented Teen Is Blocked From Getting An Abortion, She Could Be Denied Citizenship Too

A pregnant, undocumented minor is currently in a detention facility in Texas, and the Trump administration is doing everything in its power to prevent her from having an abortion. A judge initially gr...
By Seth Millstein

A White House "Wish List" Was Leaked & It Calls Girls' Education A "Touchy-Feely" Issue

In the first year of the Trump administration, there has perhaps been nothing more consistent than leaks. Often, policy or decision made by the president or his staff are preempted by the press, with ...
By Jon Hecht

Trump's Nosedive On The 'Forbes' Rich List Might Be Proof The Presidency Is Killing His Brand

Donald Trump ran for president as a businessman. His argument was simple: His record as a real estate developer and owner of hotels and casinos was more important for running the country than a histor...
By Jon Hecht

A Closer Look At The Women Who Spend Their Days Defending Trump

The overwhelming maleness of the people immediately surrounding Donald Trump — whether in the White House, in his cabinet, or conferring with him from Congress — is evident to anybody watching. That d...
By Lani Seelinger

9 Essential Women's Rights We Could Lose Before The End Of The Year

If you feel like there's plenty to worry about in the current political climate, you're not alone. For many women, America's political climate has felt particularly fraught, and the year isn't over ye...
By Lani Seelinger

Republicans Worry That Trump's Attacks On Obamacare Will Come Back To Haunt Them — REPORT

On Thursday night, President Trump surprised many in Washington, D.C. — including much of his own party — by ending the cost-sharing reduction (CSR) subsidies to low-income people the government had b...
By Jon Hecht

No, Dressing Up Like Donald Trump For Halloween Is Not Funny

Halloween is just a few more planning weeks away, and a lot of us are desperately trying to come up with the most funny/creative/timely costume possible. If I had to guess, most Halloween parties will...
By Madeleine Aggeler

Trump's Environmental Council Chair Nominee Doesn't Believe In Climate Change

The White House announced Thursday that President Trump has nominated climate change skeptic Kathleen Hartnett White to chair the Council on Environmental Quality. Currently a fellow at a Chevron-fun...
By Seth Millstein

Trump Headlined An Event Where They Warned About "The Health Hazards Of Homosexuality"

On Friday morning in Washington, D.C., President Trump spoke at the Values Voter Summit, making him the first sitting president of the United States to speak at the controversial evangelical event. Th...
By Seth Millstein

Why Trump's Obamacare Subsidies Freeze Disproportionately Hurts Women

Having failed to repeal the Affordable Care Act through Congress, the Trump administration has now started taking aim at the law's various pieces in other ways. On Thursday, it announced that it would...
By Lani Seelinger

The One Thing Trump May Not Want You To Know About His Obamacare Subsidies Halt

The Trump administration announced Thursday night it would stop providing Obamacare's cost-sharing reduction payments, which are designed to keep health care costs down for low-income Americans. Resea...
By Priscilla Totiyapungprasert

These Are The Women Who Will Be Affected Most By Trump's Order On Health Care

On Friday, President Trump signed a presidential memorandum authorizing changes to how the Affordable Care Act is administered. Although Obamacare itself is still the law of the land, both its interpr...
By Seth Millstein

Trump Blames Puerto Rico For Its Post-Hurricane Crisis & Warns FEMA Can't Help "Forever"

It's becoming clearer where the president stands when it comes to the crisis that Puerto Rico, the U.S. territory, is still grappling with weeks after Hurricane Maria. President Donald Trump's latest ...
By Lani Seelinger

Ivana Trump Called Herself "First Lady" & Melania Bit Back: "Attention-Seeking & Self-Serving Noise"

In an interview Monday, Ivana Trump referred to herself as "first lady," because she was the first woman to marry Donald Trump. Like clockwork, official First Lady Melania Trump responded to Ivana mer...
By Seth Millstein

The White House Is Killing Obama's Landmark Climate Change Order

As part of the Trump administration's continued effort to wipe all of President Obama's achievements off of the legislative books, EPA head Scott Pruitt has just announced that he plans to repeal the ...
By Lani Seelinger

Trump's Columbus Day Statement Was A Quiet Endorsement Of White Supremacy

The controversy surrounding Columbus Day is nothing new. With the number of places now choosing to recognize Indigenous People's Day either alongside or instead of Columbus Day, it seems difficult to ...
By Lani Seelinger

How To Talk To Your Boss About The Trump Administration’s New Birth Control Mandate

In his latest attack on women's healthcare, President Donald Trump announced Friday, Oct. 6 that his administration will end the Obama-era requirement guaranteeing free contraception coverage. If you'...
By Brandi Neal

John Kelly's Cell Phone May Have Been Hacked — REPORT

According to Politico, the White House believes that Chief of Staff John Kelly's personal cell phone has been compromised. The breach was reportedly discovered over the summer but may have occurred as...
By Seth Millstein

Alec Baldwin’s Concern About Playing Trump On ‘SNL’ May Make You Rethink The Role

These days, imagining a Saturday Night Live episode without Alec Baldwin's accurate impression of Donald Trump is impossible. While it may be hilarious to watch, Baldwin voiced some concern that playi...
By Ashley Rey

Rex Tillerson Won't Say Whether He Called Trump A "Moron" & Twitter Is Losing Its Mind

Evasion, thy name is Rex. On Wednesday morning, in the immediate wake of an explosive article by NBC News claiming Secretary of State Rex Tillerson had considered resigning during the summer and had t...
By Chris Tognotti