“BoomerRemover”, (referring to people born between 1944 and 1964) is now all over Twitter.

28th March 2020 25

The Extinction Rebellion movement hit a new low this week when its East Midlands branch printed posters announcing, “Earth is healing. The air and water is clearing. Corona is the cure. Humans are the disease!” Many of its members hold the idea that humanity operates as a cancer on the Earth. If that were not bad enough, the hashtag “BoomerRemover”, (referring to … [Read on]

Hong Kong. Where tear gas and rubber bullets failed, Covid 19 has succeeded.

9th March 2020 0

Hong Kong is now silent – Corona 19  has achieved what the Hong Kong police together with People’s Liberation Army massed on the border, could not.  Face masks have replaced masked vigilantes hurling Molotov cocktails. Weeks of rioting, blazing bonfires, thick tear gas and the screams of bloodied civilians are no more.   During the riots, 7,300 people were arrested and 2,600 injured. … [Read on]

Wham bam thank you Ma’am!

25th February 2020 7

I am sitting in a bar. Shiny copper spotlights adorn the ceiling, tan oak wood covers the floor, and the whole place is lit in a dark yellowish hue, giving it a swanky feel. I glance back and forth at the glass doors in front of me. Tiny bubbles rapidly rise to the top of my pint. A sign of … [Read on]