Would you like some schadenfreude with that, sir? Perhaps a mint with sour-grape aroma, too? As seen in the Washington Post: Starbucks should be working to create jobs for Americans in America — specifically veterans or black people or the struggling unemployed — not thousands of refugees. I thought that was part of employment law anyway, in […]
As in: “The people of America have rejected the expertariat, and I think with good reason because I think the expertariat have been wrong about one thing after another, including climate policy,” he said. “The expert class, it seems to me, is full of arrogance or hubris.” “Climate-change denier Myron Ebell says he expects Trump […]
“Demonstration held in Thetford against President Trump’s immigration ban” “A peaceful demonstration against US President Donald Trump’s controversial immigration restrictions has taken place in Thetford.” http://www.edp24.co.uk/news/demonstration_held_in_thetford_against_president_trump_s_immigration_ban_1_4868594 Bless. Double Bless.
Fake news inquiry by MPs examines threat to democracy “The Culture, Media and Sport Committee said it would investigate concerns about the public being swayed by propaganda and untruths. The inquiry will examine the sources of fake news, how it is spread and its impact on democracy.” http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-38790254
Apart from the obvious link, what do the following 16 countries have in common? Algeria, Bangladesh, Brunei, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Malaysia, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, United Arab Emirates, Yemen. Answer: They all ban Israeli passport holders from entering their countries. Funny that. I don’t recall any million-person petitions or demonstrations about […]
Starbucks vows to hire 10,000 refugees after Trump travel ban Coffee chain unveils plan to hire staff first in US and then across its global operations amid ‘deep concern’ over president’s order https://www.theguardian.com/business/2017/jan/30/trump-travel-ban-starbucks-hire-10000-refugees Mine used to be a Skinny Latte.
In other words “Straight white men are Devils”. Identity politics on anabolic steroids. “Intersectionality (or intersectional theory) is a term first coined in 1989 by American civil rights advocate and leading scholar of critical race theory, Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw. It is the study of overlapping or intersecting social identities and related systems of oppression, domination, […]