In response to white nationalists rampaging through Charlottesville, Virginia and ultimately murdering Heather Heyer, President Trump defended the white nationalists.

He blamed “many sides” for the violence.
Trump attacked African American pro athletes for protesting systemic racism and  police brutality. He called on team owners to fire them, accused them of being ungrateful, and joked that police officers should engage in police brutality. #365Harms 
Trump expanded a “zero tolerance” policy that criminalized all border crossings and separated at least 5,400 children from their families. Courts struck down the policy.

The administration has separated as many as 1,090 children since. #365Harms 
The DOJ's Civil Rights Division protects Americans from discrimination based on race, color, sex, disability, religion, familial status, and national origin.

Trump is undercutting the division’s mission, by proposing to eliminate 121 of its staff positions. #365Harms
The Trump admin. wants to eliminate the U.S. Commerce Department’s Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA), which provides business consulting to people of color.

The MBDA is the only federal agency focused on the growth of minority-owned businesses. #365Harms
The Trump admin repealed the Clean Power Plan.

This directly hurts people of color, as they are more likely to live near pollution-emitting power plants, making them more susceptible to dangerous health disorders like asthma and cardiovascular disease. #365Harms
The Trump admin tried to revive federal government use of civil asset forfeiture, which lets officials permanently confiscate property even if the owner is not criminally charged. Evidence shows this disproportionately hurts communities of color. #365Harms 
Hate crimes are on the rise in the U.S.
Instead of building on the efforts of the previous administration to address the issue, the Trump admin rescinded a federal grant to an organization that combats right-wing domestic extremists. #365Harms 
The Bears Ears National Monument contains many Native American ceremonial sites and cultural resources.

The Trump admin endangered this area by shrinking the protected land by 85% to allow for potential mining and oil and gas development. #365Harms 
Private prisons profit from war-on-drug policies and house a greater share of people of color than public prisons. Under the Obama admin, @TheJusticeDept created a plan to reduce its use of private prisons.
The Trump admin reversed this in 2017. #365Harms 
According to the @ACLU, 43% of people executed in the U.S since 1976 have been people of color.

Despite growing opposition to the death penalty, the Trump admin announced the return of the death penalty for federal inmates on death row. #365Harms 
The Trump admin’s 2020 budget proposal would cut $8.7 billion from the @HUDgov, which provides subsidized housing to more than 9.5 million people, including 4 million African Americans, 1.6 million Hispanic Americans, & 381k Asian Americans. #365Harms 
More than 86% of President Trump’s judicial appointees are white, & some of them use hateful rhetoric and support voter suppression laws.

They undermine the idea of representative democracy. The government should look like the people it serves. #365Harms 
Despite widespread and sustained protests, the Trump administration approved the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline, a controversial project that puts the water supply of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe at risk. #365Harms 
Only 1 in 4 @NatlParkService employees are people of color, & people of color make up less than 7% of park visitors.

Yet the @Interior recently discontinued a strategic plan that promoted diversity, equity, and inclusion in the country’s parks. #365Harms 
Recently, thousands of fleeing violence in Latin America have tried to apply for asylum in the U.S.

Trump reportedly proposed maiming and potentially killing anyone attempting to cross the U.S.-Mexico border without proper documentation. #365Harms 
The Trump admin undermined accountability for local law enforcement agencies by expanding requirements for DOJ to pursue consent decrees.

Consent decrees have instituted many police reforms to improve police-community relations. #365Harms 
For the third year in a row, Trump proposed eliminating the 21st Century Community Learning Centers initiative, which provides high-quality after-school programs to students nationwide, 72% of whom are students of color. #365Harms 
The Trump admin is delaying implementation of the Equity in Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.

The act contains regulations meant to address racial disparities in special education and disciplinary proceedings. #365Harms
The Trump admin passed an EO in August 2017 rescinding a rule that made it more difficult for local law enforcement agencies to get surplus military equipment, such as grenade launchers and bayonets, through @DeptofDefense 1033 program. #365Harms
The Trump admin rescinded an Obama-era policy that encouraged universities to consider race in university admissions to promote diversity. Instead @usedgov is advocating for race-neutral methods. #365Harms
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