Photo Highlights

January 7, 2017

Week 8

FBI Director James Comey, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, John Brennan Director of the CIA, and National Security Agency Director Admiral Michael Rogers testified before a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on Russian Intelligence Activities on Capitol Hill.  READ FULL LIST

January 21, 2017

Week 10

An estimated 4 million women and men marched in the Women’s March at marches around the country and the world. The protests were perhaps the largest political demonstrations in history (except possibly the Vietnam War protests).  READ FULL LIST

February 4, 2017

Week 12

Protesters rally during a protest against Trump’s Muslim ban at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City. READ FULL LIST

March 18, 2017

Week 18

Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel meet in the Oval Office. Merkel: “Do you want to have a handshake?” Trump: *no response* READ FULL LIST

March 25, 2017

Week 19

VP Mike Pence tweeted this photo of his meeting with the Freedom Caucus to discuss Trumpcare. Conspicuously absent are women and people of color. READ FULL LIST

May 13, 2017

Week 26

Former acting U.S. Attorney General Sally Yates testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee's Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism on Capitol Hill May 8, 2017. Before being was fired by Trump, Yates had warned the White House about contacts between former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn and Russia that might make him vulnerable to blackmail. READ FULL LIST

May 20, 2017

Week 27

Turkey PM Erdogan’s bodyguards beat protestors outside the Turkish embassy in DC (credit: credit VOA Turkish) READ FULL LIST

May 27, 2017

Week 28

Trump shoves aside Montenegro’s PM at the NATO summit in Brussels. READ FULL LIST

May 27, 2017

Week 32

Stephanie Woodward, of Rochester, NY, who has spina bifida and uses a wheelchair, is removed from a sit-in at Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s office as she and other disability rights advocates protest proposed funding caps to Medicaid. READ FULL LIST

July 15, 2017

Week 35

Bombshell revelation that Donald Jr. met with Kremlin-tied Russian lawyer Veselnitskaya hawking damaging material on Hillary Clinton. READ FULL LIST

July 29, 2017

Week 37

Trump waves after a highly politicized speech to the Boy Scouts during the National Boy Scout Jamboree. READ FULL LIST

August 12, 2017

Week 39

A demonstrator carries a sign remembering Heather Heyer during a protest on August 13, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. Heyer was killed and 19 others were injured yesterday in Charlottesville, Virginia when a car plowed into a group of activists who were preparing to march in opposition to a nearby white nationalist rally.


August 12, 2017

Week 39

White supremacists march, chant, and carry torches in Charlottesville, VA. READ FULL LIST

August 19, 2017

Week 40

Trump delivers remarks following a meeting on infrastructure at Trump Tower, August 15, 2017 in New York City. Standing alongside him: Director of the National Economic Council Gary Cohn, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, and Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao. He fielded questions from reporters about his comments on the events in Charlottesville, Virginia and white supremacists. READ FULL LIST

September 9, 2017

Week 43

In response to Attorney General Jeff Sessions announcing the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program today, thousands of New Yorkers took to the streets. READ FULL LIST

September 30, 2017

Week 46

San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz embraces a resident in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.  READ FULL LIST

October 21, 2017

Week 49

Myeshia Johnson cries over the casket of her husband, Sgt. La David Johnson, who was killed in an ambush in Niger, upon his body’s arrival in Miami (credit: WFOR/@cbsmiami). READ FULL LIST

November 11, 2017

Week 52

Danica Roem, who ran for house of delegates against GOP incumbent Robert Marshall, is greeted by supporters as she prepares to give her victory speech on Tuesday, November 7, 2017, in Manassas, VA. Roem is the first openly transgender legislator elected in the USA. Marshall, an outspoken opponent of transgender rights, introduced the transgender “bathroom bill.” READ FULL LIST

December 2, 2017

Week 55

Trump speaks during an event honoring members of the Native American code talkers in the Oval Office. Trump stated, “You were here long before any of us were here. Although we have a representative in Congress who they say was here a long time ago. They call her Pocahontas,” in reference to his nickname for Sen. Elizabeth Warren. Trump stood before a painting of Andrew Jackson, known for his harsh treatment of Native Americans as president.  READ FULL LIST

December 9, 2017

Week 56

Thousands of people converged on the steps of Utah’s State Capital building to protest Trump’s plan to shrink protected areas across the country. Two of those areas are in Utah — Bears Ears and the Grand-Staircase Escalante National Monuments: the largest elimination of protected land in American history.  READ FULL LIST