CNN Glorifies ‘White Allies’ Who Want To Police Your ‘Insensitive’ Facebook Comments

CNN published a glowing and totally uncritical article Wednesday on a group that aims to be “your white allies on Facebook.” White Nonsense Roundup is composed of 100 self-declared “white allies” who rush “to relieve people of color from the emotional labor of engaging with a person’s racist or racially insensitive thoughts,” according to CNN’s […]

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‘Ignorant’ Chancellor Philip Hammond Says Disabled Workers May Be Hitting Britain’s Productivity

Philip Hammond’s suggestion that disabled people could be responsible for the UK’s sluggish productivity is “extraordinarily ignorant,” a leading campaign group has said. The chancellor has been accused of “disgusting scapegoating.” Hammond insinuated that “increasing participation” in the workforce of disabled people may have “had an impact on overall productivity measures.” Disability Rights UK’s policy […]

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Underpayment Of International Students And Backpackers Commonplace In Australia

A recent study by the Migrant Worker Justice Initiative (MWJI) confirms that the exploitation of temporary migrants working in Australia by their employers is widespread, endemic and severe. It confirms that recent cases—for example, 7-Eleven’s systematic underpayment of young migrant workers at its network of 620 convenience store franchises across Australia—are not aberrations but are […]

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NSA’s McMaster Authorized Surveillance Of Bannon And Trump Family

The Gateway Pundit reports that a former CIA paramilitary officer and member of the Trump transition team, John R. Maguire, reportedly revealed during a fund raising meeting for an intelligence gathering operation in Afghanistan, that National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster “authorized surveillance of Steven Bannon and Trump family members, including Donald Trump Jr. and Eric Trump.” The Intercept reports… “[MAGUIRE] […]

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