Waking Up in Trump's America

The people most affected by the incoming president's policies describe what they fear most about the next four years.

Sunrise over the Capitol building

If we take President Donald Trump at his word, his administration will try to implement policies that will be a sustained assault on the constitutional rights of all Americans, particularly its most vulnerable. In the run-up to Inauguration Day, the ACLU is publishing first-person essays by authors from communities who will be affected by President Trump’s policies if he follows through on his promises. 

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