BEFORE THE INAUGURATION:
Trump Clash with John Lewis Leads to Inauguration Boycott - Text + Audio + Pictures + Videos - 17 January 2017
"Representative John Lewis said that he will not attend President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration because he does not think he is a legitimate president.
Trump's criticism of Lewis on Twitter has led other representatives to boycott the inauguration."
Washington Businesses, Hotels Prepare for Trump Inauguration - Text + Audio - 16 January 2017
"Hundreds of thousands of people will travel to Washington, D.C., to attend the inauguration of Donald Trump."
Hundreds of Thousands Attend Women's March on Washington - Text + Audio + Pictures + Video - 22 January 2017
"Hundreds of thousands of mothers and daughters, husbands and wives, parents and children, and groups of friends gathered January 21
for the Women’s March on Washington. Similar marches took place around the country and world."
Women's March Goes Global - VIDEO - 22 January 2017
"January 21, 2017 was to be the day of the Women's March on Washington.
However, it became a global event when marches for women's rights were held in more that 670 cities around the world."
- Grayson Perry, Will Arnett and Sophie Walker join Women's March in London – video - 21 January 2017
"Thousands of people march across London on Saturday in support of the Women’s March on Washington, protesting against President Trump and in support of women’s rights. Women’s Equality party leader Sophie Walker talks about rejecting any normalisation of racism and sexism while artist Grayson Perry describes gender inequality as the major issue that underlies everything."
- Inauguration Protests Turn Violent in Washington, D.C. - Text + Audio
"Police used pepper spray and sound bombs in a clash with protesters not far from the inaugural parade path of President Trump.
Police said they arrested more than 90 people for rioting."
- Anti-Trump protests around the world – video
"Protests take place all over the world on Friday, as Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th president of the United States.
Crowds from Manila to the West Bank, Tokyo to Berlin, organise a variety of marches and events to voice their opposition."
FIRST EXECUTIVE ORDERS:
- The Inauguration of Donald J. Trump - VIDEO
"On January 20th, Donald Trump was inaugurated to become the 45th president of the United States.
Learning English takes us through the day with the new and former presidents."