Tag: propaganda

Are We Supposed To Sympathise..?

You did, after all, open up special hotlines and websites. You did, after all, beg for people to report ‘covid19 lawbreakers’ on every social media channel you run. Didn’t you? Sara Glen, a deputy chief constable who is part of…

Tell Me Again Why Journalists Are Despised..?

Really? Well, no. Of course not. First, who claims this? Jim Deans, from the Sussex Homeless Support charity, said he has been pleading with Brighton and Hove City Council officials since September to let him use the water pump near…

Wait, Isn’t This A Good Thing?

Amazon is running an advertising blitz to woo Britons as fears grow that new immigration rules will hammer its ability to hire low-skilled employees from abroad, leading to thousands of vacancies. … It has long relied heavily on workers from…

“It’s Not Us, It’s You…”

The council told The Big Ride for Palestine, which has raised nearly £150,000 for sports equipment for children in Gaza since 2015, that the event’s “political connotations” meant that the closing rally of this year’s bike ride could not go…

Out And Proud…

No, not a Pride-related post. This (actually, like one’s sexuality, which simply is, and isn’t therefore anything to be ‘proud’ of..) is an example of how once-unthinkable attitudes are now on display: Here’s the letter in full, in case this…

Ah. I Get It. It’s A Shakedown…

A group of games industry insiders has launched a new initiative to tackle the problem of… Stale formulas and increasing reliance on gimmicks to sell games that are thinly-disguised remakes? …poor diversity in the UK video game development sector. Oh.…

Building A Nation Of Snowflakes…

…there seems to be little demarcation between serious mental health issues and what often doesn’t amount to much more than lifestyle complaints. And there’s a reason for that, isn’t there? Because it’s all part of the plan. Experiences rarely meet…