ISSUE 24: Shock and Awe

Shock and awe.

Stay woke. Last Wednesday, in the midst of the Trumpcare circus, 45 issued a tweet ban on transgender people serving in the military, blindsiding his defense secretary and Republican congressional leaders. While this tweet is neither law nor Executive Order, it demonstrates the Trump admin’s tried and true "shock and distract" ploy. This week, we outline how harmful this tactic is and how we can work together to break through the noise.