Hello! Get ready for the weekend with this edition of Daily Links


Collage by Ruby Aitken, using an image via CNN.

Trump released his federal budget proposal for 2018. As predicted, he plans to increase defense spending by $54 billion while cutting funding for the National Endowment for the Arts, the Environmental Protection Agency, the State Department, the Department of Education, and a host of other agencies. This means less money for the arts, health care, schools, and other essential services. Here’s a breakdown of the proposed cuts.

Illustration via Notifica.

An engineer named Natalia Margolis developed an app that will alert undocumented immigrants’ family members and lawyers if they are detained.

There’s a new Carly Rae Jepsen track! She teamed up with producer Danny L Harle on the aptly titled “Happy All the Time.” ♦