|Obama White House LGBT webpage|
Within minutes of being sworn in as president, civil rights, climate change, and healthcare were all scrubbed from the White House website.
As part of the presidential transition, Trump’s team assumes control of WhiteHouse.gov. Before today, the “Issues” tab of the website had a section devoted to climate change, the existential threat posed to our species that a scientific consensus holds is caused by human activity. That section is completely gone with the website revamp, along with any mention of climate change whatsoever.
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Jackie Kucinich, Washington bureau chief for The Daily Beast noticed the disappearance of the civil rights section of the website:
Not to belabor the point … but civil rights section of the WH website, also gone https://t.co/20zIOymMAQ
— Jackie Kucinich (@JFKucinich) January 20, 2017
Here’s what you get if you search for “LGBT” on the new site:
|Trump White House LGBT webpage|