Tag Archives: Obama

The new apartheid

South Africa abolished it. Trump’s US adopts it. By now, the president’s various decisions are being dubbed “the new apartheid”, “the US version of apartheid“, or “the 21st century version of apartheid” by many on social media. Advertisements

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In Brussels

Just in case you’re thinking I might be in Brussels: nah!

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Donate and a speech is delivered

Donate enough and you’ll land a job in the Trump administration like Ms DeVos. Donate enough and you’ll end up with a US visa, as Chinese millionaires know. Donate enough money and Ivanka Trump – sorry Kushner – can be … Continue reading

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Not impartial

The number of investigations into Russian interference in the US 2016 election campaign is three. One of these seems to be on the brink of collapse. Its chairperson colluded with the White House, so this inquiry seems anything but impartial.

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Fake facts and alternative news

One presumes – falsely – that the current US president and his team and his government and his administration and all his advisors and family members …. Well, one presumes these past nearly 50 days in office, might have been … Continue reading

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Fawning over the wrapping, but did the content change?

Various people were fawning over the latest version of the Bad Dude. It is amazing, how fast folks seem to forget, that a chat to Congress is totally stage-managed and well-rehearsed. Of course the Dumb Deal is on best behaviour: … Continue reading

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Fairly foolish

These days, I tend not to watch CNN. Far too much attention is spent on the Lump. For people like me who are fairly allergic to people like him, it triggers too many reactions.

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