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How liberal leaders in cities and states across US are planning to thwart Trump

How liberal leaders in cities and states across US are planning to thwart Trump

From defending Obamacare to protecting undocumented immigrants and Muslims, politicians are plotting ways to blunt the new administration’s policies

theguardian | 19 January 2017

Obama\'s last hours as president: a cup of coffee, farewells and a letter to Trump

Obama's last hours as president: a cup of coffee, farewells and a letter to...

The president’s final day in office is largely dictated by a number of traditions. Then begins the process of returning to a (semi) ordinary life

theguardian | 19 January 2017

\'In horrible shape\'? Visit to John Lewis\'s district undermines Trump\'s claims

'In horrible shape'? Visit to John Lewis's district undermines Trump's...

After the president-elect attacked the Georgia congressman and his district on Twitter, his claims face a challenge: ‘Not all black people live in the inner city’

theguardian | 19 January 2017

LGBT Americans\' inauguration gift to Trump: a wave of same-sex marriages

LGBT Americans' inauguration gift to Trump: a wave of same-sex marriages

Although the new president is unlikely to try to ban same-sex marriage, many couples have rushed to get hitched before he takes office

theguardian | 19 January 2017

The up-and-coming leaders of the Trump resistance in Washington

The up-and-coming leaders of the Trump resistance in Washington

A slate of fierce new Democrats are poised to face off against both Donald Trump and Republican majorities in both chambers of Congress

theguardian | 19 January 2017

Activism in the age of Trump: meet the leaders of the grassroots resistance

Activism in the age of Trump: meet the leaders of the grassroots resistance

Advocates for immigrants, reproductive rights, the planet and more are taking on the incoming administration: ‘There is an incredible amount of energy’

theguardian | 19 January 2017

Chelsea Manning thanks Barack Obama for \'giving me a chance\'

Chelsea Manning thanks Barack Obama for 'giving me a chance'

Manning, a whistleblower and former military intelligence analyst in Iraq, had her 35-year military prison sentence commuted by the outgoing president

theguardian | 19 January 2017

Trump\'s treasury secretary pick failed to disclose nearly $100m in assets

Trump's treasury secretary pick failed to disclose nearly $100m in assets

Steven Mnuchin didn’t tell the Senate finance committee that he was a director of an investment fund incorporated in a tax haven and omitted other assets

theguardian | 19 January 2017

Burst your bubble: five conservative articles to read ahead of the inauguration

Burst your bubble: five conservative articles to read ahead of the inauguration

Read what the voices on the right have to say before Donald Trump becomes president of the United States

theguardian | 19 January 2017