Despicable Me

North Korea. You hate them. You do. You’re not sure why, but it’s fashionable; so you drop an insult, you support the threats, twenty-percent dead (what we did) last time round doesn’t cut it – kill them all. Japan, ‘the warrior nation’, a beautiful compliment from Mr President, for the genocidists of the pacific, occupiers … Continue reading

Fair Conditions

My world was turned upside down a night on the town with a black guy in jacket and tie who wasn’t high couldn’t recite how Tupac died drank wine and opined on the fate  of Kentucky “a state, not a plate full of secrets”  he was vegetarian. *** His finger was not on the trigger … Continue reading

The Sentence

Articulate is a word reserved to describe African-Americans who speak English using sentences their white counterparts can easily comprehend when they don’t feel threatened.

Skin Job

An angry rant is sometimes unavoidable. Here’s one. 08:00. Finishing breakfast, with the Washington Post – routine.  First appointment is 10:00. I have time. Then I read this: ‘Black Brunch Protests Disrupts ‘White’ NYC Breakfast Spots.’ It made my blood boil. I hate racism, oppression and injustice towards all men, and there is no disagreement about … Continue reading

Mirage on Asphalt

The American Dream every man with a hand to reach what Lincoln had in mind as he laid dying on the balcony of a theatre history bleeding one nation under God has his favourites to protect and serve Different folks shot dead in Walmart by van Gogh no takers The Artist stretching a new canvas … Continue reading

Who were they?

This is a white man’s war, you’re not needed the reference I found, among others strewn across an article about African Canadians. Baffled, I was unsure of whom they were speaking; Canadians living in Africa! Africans living in Canada! Canadian children born in Africa! African children born in Canada! That must be the one. A long article, … Continue reading

Sign of the Times

Sign language verboten English Football Club West Brom’ French player Nicolas Anelka is under investigation for anti-semitism after celebrating a goal by displaying ‘the quenelle’, whereby one arm points to the ground and receives the ‘Jay-Z brush off’ with the other hand. The popular anti-establishment gesture, which in France means ‘fuck the man’, has been … Continue reading

Myth Busters

An invitation to a video lecture with Miko Peled We already know the truth, but we freely choose to ignore it, because it’s easier to do so, and our governments, with Israel, tell us we are bad people if we reject Israel’s narrative regarding their oppression of the Palestinian people. Palestinians are bad people, heck, … Continue reading

Brothers in Arms

Brothers In Arms Fifty years of tears plus ten forever and some more lived upon the shores of Samaria and Gaza. Is that so? the world does ask quick forgotten as the grass is the present future torture, seizure checkpoints, closure and a wall with many names that say this man is an animal untamed. … Continue reading

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