Posts Tagged ‘Culture’

Snowflake culture soars as children could be banned from heading balls in Scotland

In recent years playgrounds have seen the game of conkers banned, lunchtime tag replaced by “gentle hands,” and now football might be joining the list too. The concern with the popular ball game grew due to research from Glasgow Brain Injury Research Group. They found that professional footballers are three and a half times more […]

‘Culture of clickbait’: Harvard law professor sues NYT for defamation over ‘false statements’ in Epstein donations story

   A Harvard law professor has filed a defamation suit against the New York Times, alleging the influential newspaper soiled his reputation by distorting his publicly-held views on convicted sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein. The case was filed with the US District Court in Massachusetts on Monday by Lawrence Lessig – a policy activist and founder […]

Soleimani: The ‘Muslim Che Guevara’ dies, but revolutionary culture continues

January 05, 2020 A demonstrator holds the picture of Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani during a protest against the assassination in Baghdad of the Iranian commander by the United States, in Tehran, Iran, on January 3, 2020. (Photo by Reuters) By Ramin Mazaheri – PressTV “ A people without hate cannot triumph over a brutal enemy.” – […]

Trump Tweetstorm Threatens to Wipe Out 52 Sites “Important to Iran & the Iranian Culture” If Tehran Retaliates

By Elias Marat U.S. President Donald Trump has issued an ominous threat to launch a major military assault on “very important” targets related to Iran in the latest sign of a looming military conflict unleashed by the shocking U.S. assassination of a top Iranian military commander. On Saturday, Trump upped the stakes of any potential […]

Warning: French Culture In Danger

Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk, France, already in the midst of a 4-week transportation strike has a new activist complaint against Sunday shopping. Sacred Sundays Besieged by online rivals, retailers are staying open Sunday afternoons with automated cashiers. Critics see an invasion of American-style consumerism. Please consider Self-Checkout in France Sets Off Battle Over a […]

The Words of Adolf Hitler, part 2: Idealism; Culture; Personality

More words from the man whose ideals and self-sacrifice, if comprehended rightly, can lead us out of the labyrinth. Idealism THE PUREST idealism is unconsciously equivalent to the deepest knowledge. (I:11) How necessary it is to keep realizing that idealism does not represent a superfluous expression of sentiment, but that in truth it has been, […]

Labour has been waging a culture war against its own base for decades, fixating on liberalism instead (by George Galloway)

Ten years later they had their biggest ever election win sweeping Mr Churchill the War Leader from office. My point is not merely to put in scale what happened in the British general election but also to illustrate the famous truth that there is no “final victory,” and no “final defeat” either. It’s never over. […]

Plastic Water Bottles and Bottled Water Culture

November 28th, 2019 By Kaylee White Guest Writer for Wake Up World When it comes to being better stewards of the environment, we’re all looking for ways that we can improve our overall habits. Some of those changes can be big — for example, switching to a more efficient car that consumes less gasoline. And […]

Critics must protect high art from cancel culture

Recently, The Guardian published an article entitled “Blackface and Fu Manchu moustaches: Does Ballet Have a Race Problem?” The article included comments from creative figures in the ballet field, with mixed opinions, including indications that political correctness is already restricting creative freedom. Problems of racial casting and creative interpretation are particularly important in plays, ballet […]

Artemisia Gentileschi: Rediscovered genius or token feminist in the culture wars?

Part of what made ‘Lucretia,’ the auctioned work painted sometime between 1623 and 1625, more appealing was the grim subject matter. Lucretia was a figure from Roman history who committed suicide after being raped. Artemisia has become celebrated in recent decades as not only a talented painter but as a survivor of rape. At the […]

Friends 2020: Do the old jokes have the right to exist in our taboo culture?

But who would have thought that 25 years ago a little-known sitcom called ‘Friends’ would grace our screens for the first time. Makes you feel old? From 1994 to 2004, ‘Friends’ was one of the highest rating TV sitcoms in America and the popular New York series sold to gazillions of TV channels all over […]

McDonald’s workers sue over sexual harassment, ‘toxic’ work culture

McDonald’s Corp was sued on Tuesday by workers in the US state of Michigan who accused the American fast-food chain of allowing pervasive sexual harassment to flourish at its restaurants nationwide. The proposed class action lawsuit filed in a Michigan state court accused McDonald’s of lacking policies to address sexual harassment, failing to train […]

Fight against cancel culture: How journalist fought against the Escapist website and won

I knew my victory was too late when I learned that Alec Holowka, one of the developers behind the video game Night in the Woods, had died only a couple of days earlier following a massive public shaming which involved his co-developers making a public statement announcing they were cutting ties with him. I spent […]

Joker filmmaker enrages ‘woke culture’ advocates by (accurately) blaming the tyranny of outrage for death of comedy

   Filmmaker Todd Phillips triggered more than a few ‘woke’ critics when he blamed the overly sensitive climate engulfing comedy – in which any controversial material becomes ‘problematic’ – for killing comedy, but he was right. What Phillips called “woke culture” – a pathological eagerness to avoid insensitivity that weaponizes the worst excesses of political […]

Joker filmmaker enrages ‘woke culture’ proponents by (accurately) blaming the tyranny of outrage for death of comedy

What Phillips called “woke culture” – a pathological eagerness to avoid insensitivity that weaponizes the worst excesses of political correctness – has made comedy all but impossible because it has made the cost of failure too high. A single failed joke can cost a comedian their livelihood if it offends the wrong people – and […]

Woke culture is a ‘new religion’

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The Threat to Free Speech – New Video Posted on Bitchute Culture Wars Published on Aug 21, 2019

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The pornography of “American” power. How Judaic American Mass suicide culture has turned Americans and the world into madmen and warriors.

Every ad every movie and all of media and academic world drive the gentiles to war or self-inflicted suicide. Very little good or useful information gets seen by the masses. The gentiles are mystified by the pornographic media.  Not just fantasy sexual pornography. Pornography of all kinds. There are now countless forms of distraction that […]

Prepping Has Gone Mainstream: Politics, a “Culture of Fear,” or a Return to What’s Been Lost?

By Nicholas West This article contains excerpts from Issue 28 of our premium monthly newsletter — Counter Markets. When the reality show Doomsday Preppers aired its Pilot episode in 2011, the critical reviews were mixed at best. But as soon as the ratings started coming in, it became evident that the show had tapped into […]

California Gov Blames Trump for ‘Culture of Gun Violence’ Following Gilroy Shooting

California Governor Gavin Newsom has blamed President Trump for the “culture of gun violence” following the tragic shooting at the Gilroy Garlic Festival on Sunday. Santino William Legan, 19, opened fire at the Gilroy festival, killing three people and injuring at least 12 others. Police killed the shooter at the scene within a minute of the […]

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