Archive for ‘Islamophobia’

August 20, 2019

Eye-opening social experiment on privilege

by allthoughtswork

I loathe “Dr.” Phil (it’s a Ph.D, not a medical license, you puffy-faced MAGA twits, the man couldn’t diagnose a nail-biter) but this is the only footage I could find of this instructive group activity. All high school classrooms should do this with their kids at the beginning of each school year as a reminder.

September 10, 2017

Jagmeet Singh Handles Heckler

by duncanr

Think of how stupid the average person is, and realise half of them are stupider than thatGeorge Carlin

a fitting description perhaps of the woman who interrupted a meeting to accuse canadian politician, Jagmeet Singh, of supporting sharia law, and the muslim brotherhood – apparently unable to tell a Sikh from a Muslim

sadly, this woman is not alone in her ignorance, there are many more just . . .

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August 3, 2017

Should have gone to Specsavers!

by duncanr

story here –

June 15, 2017

You live by the tweet, you die by the tweet

by allthoughtswork

Court strikes down Trump travel ban again, using his tweets as reference

March 14, 2017

Islamophobic Bollocks

by duncanr

some twat posted a photo on twitter a couple of days ago claiming it to be a picture of a Swedish boy assaulted by Islamic terrorists because of his blue eyes

utter fucken gobshite !

it’s NOT a boy – it’s a GIRL

she’s NOT Swedish – she’s WELSH

she was NOT attacked by Islamic terrorists – she was attacked by a DOG in 2006

click continue reading tab to view pics . . .

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January 30, 2017


by duncanr

trump-muslim-banfollowing Trump’s order banning visitors from 7 muslim-majority countries in middle-east from entering the USA on counter-terrorism grounds, some questions have been raised about his selection criteria – no terrorism attack in the USA having been linked to any of the 7 banned countries, whereas Saudi Arabia (for example) is not included in Trump’s ban despite the majority of the 9/11 terrorists being linked to that country

some cynical folk claim there is . . .

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January 29, 2017

History Repeats Itself

by duncanr

as Trump bars refugees from entering America, this Dr Seuss 1941 cartoon is a reminder that not welcoming refugees to the ‘land of the free’ is not a new idea


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August 25, 2016

Burkini Ban : French Farce

by duncanr

the french motto ‘Liberté, égalité, fraternité‘ seems rather hollow given some French mayors have banned women from wearing the ‘burkini’ swimming costume on the beach

and while the french prime minister sees the burkini as ‘enslaving’ women – apparently because he thinks the decision to wear the burkini is forced on a woman by her male partner rather than her own choice, he sees nothing ironic in another set of men ordering her not to wear it

as Mitch Benn says on Twitter . . . The case that one should not dictate what women can & can’t wear is perhaps not best made by dictating what women can & can’t wear

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and as to the argument that . . .

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June 15, 2016

Confessions of Amaryllis Fox

by duncanr

former CIA Political and Terrorism Analyst for SE Asia and Clandestine Service officer overseas, Amaryllis Fox shares some thoughts on dealing with one’s enemy . . .

March 26, 2016

Samantha Bee on Syrian Refugees

by duncanr