"It is timely, because it's coming to us in the final days of President Trump being President Trump," Ament said. "The most ironic and fitting thing now is that it's currently in quarantine in the museum. All objects have to be put into quarantine before they go into the collection because they could have insects." … [Read more...] about Donald Trump Baby Blimp Acquired by Museum as Reminder of ‘Politics of Resistance’
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Trump made waves overnight with the release of an interview with The Sun tabloid newspaper, in which he undermined Prime Minister Theresa May, criticized Britain's immigration policy, lambasted London's mayor and voiced his support for a "hard" Brexit. Gaffey told Newsweek he found Trump's comments "appalling" but that they were "typical of Trump. He thinks he can dominate and tell everybody what to do and when to do it. … [Read more...] about ‘Dump Trump’: London Protesters Tell U.S. President to Go Home
A spokesperson for the royal household at Buckingham Palace confirmed to Newsweek that the president would be unable to stay overnight at the queen's palace. All other facets of the state visit, including a lavish state banquette, are due to take place as normal. … [Read more...] about Donald Trump Won’t Get to Stay in Buckingham Palace During U.K. State Visit
Shortly after taking office in 2017, Trump issued an executive order banning travellers from seven Muslim-majority nations from entering the United States. The order was reworked several times amid legal battles a version of it was upheld by the US Supreme Court in 2018. … [Read more...] about Biden to rescind Trump’s Muslim ban
Now that repudiation I predicted is at hand. Trump has lost the popular vote twice, and been impeached as many times. His approval ratings have sunk to around 30 percent, half the level of where Obama’s stood when he left office. His Republican partners are already whispering they were privately against him all along. His anathematization by social media, corporate America, and other mainstream institutions is a preview of the place he will occupy in the popular imagination. He will join the likes of Andrew Johnson, Joe McCarthy, and George Wallace as an enemy of the civic creed. A century from now, Obama’s name — not Trump’s — will adorn schools, roads, and plazas. … [Read more...] about Trump Wanted to Erase Obama’s Legacy. He Failed.