hhmm, seems H.L. Mencken had the gift of foreseeing – read more here
I make no secret, or apology, for my ‘left wing’ political views
from the outset, Madhatters was set up with the promise that anyone could express their own political views – however diverse from mine – with no editorial interference from me or any other MH admins
no surprise then that Jonathan Pie’s latest video rant strikes a chord with me – his message being that if you want to change someone’s views that differ from your own, you do so through debate, not by denying them a platform to express those views . . .
The Women’s March was a worldwide protest on January 21, 2017, to protect legislation and policies regarding human rights and other issues, including women’s rights, immigration reform, healthcare reform, the natural environment, LGBTQ rights, racial equality, freedom of religion, and workers’ rights – wikipedia
the women wearing pink tea-cosies on their heads practiced this song online before meeting up for this march in Washington
President Trump spokesperson, Sean Spicer, has defended the detention of a 5yr old Iranian child, following the introduction of restrictions on travellers from 7 muslim countries seeking to enter the USA saying . . .
To assume that just because of someone’s age or gender or whatever that they don’t pose a threat would be misguided and wrong
and he’s right!
statistics show that . . .
following 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 . . .