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Corporatism, the new, new left and the gender industry

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"Inclusivity is more than a social cause; it's a business opportunity. It's time to maximize your business growth."

- DMI Consulting
Let me get this out of the way because it seems more than a few people still need to hear this.


"Diversity and inclusion "(D&I) comprise a new business mantra. Programs and language based on the normalization of body dissociation are being corporately cultivated worldwide. The programs being instituted appeal to our emotions, to entice us to believe that companies care about people and want to create one big happy, diverse work-family, which includes marginalized sectors of society - most notably, those who imagine they have a sex that is not male or female. The overlooked are finally being given a place at the table!

Or are they?

The new, new liberal left in America, the left that has emerged out of a traditional new left, which cared about the working class, blacks, and women's rights, who yearned for a more equal and just social order, is unrecognizable to many of us who've long been of the traditional left. Just a decade ago, that left sparked a potentially revolutionary movement on Wall street, calling out the financial industry and the monopolies ruining our lives and our planet. Emerging out of the carcass of that potentially revolutionary movement is a left that has recently climbed into bed with those same big banks. Snuggled up in bed with them, fluffing their pillows, are Big Pharma and Big Tech. The new left is screaming at protests, getting comprehensive media coverage, voices in our universities and institutions, and crying that people claiming their sex is not male or female need human rights. These manufactured sexes are being supported by, promoted, and advertised by Big Pharma, Big Tech, and Big Banking. This new, unrecognizable left sees no irony at all in their behavior.


Cost of living soars in Britain with 4/10 people using credit cards to pay for essentials

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Almost four in 10 people have to use credit cards to cover the rising prices of essentials, says Nationwide
The deepening cost-of-living crisis has pushed up bills in the UK, with households now spending 12% more on essentials than they were a year ago, Nationwide reports.

According to the monthly analysis by Britain's biggest building society, spending on utility bills jumped by around a third (34%) last month in annual terms.

Spending on mortgage payments surged by 17%, while rent payments were up by 11%. The report also showed that spending on loans and insurance rose by 8% and 7%, respectively.

Comment: The same suffering is being experienced throughout the collapsing Western empire: Biggest strike in decades brings Germany to a standstill, unions demand payrise in line with soaring inflation

Yellow Vest

Biggest strike in decades brings Germany to a standstill, unions demand payrise in line with soaring inflation

Germany protest
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Protestors demonstrate in front of 'Landungsbruecken' at the harbour during a nationwide strike called by the German trade union Verdi over a wage dispute in Hamburg, Germany, March 27, 2023.
Airports and bus and train stations across Germany were at a standstill on Monday, causing disruption for millions of people during one of the largest walkouts in decades in Europe's biggest economy as soaring inflation stokes wage demands.

The 24-hour "warning" strikes called by the Verdi union and railway and transport union EVG were the latest in months of industrial action which has hit major European economies as higher food and energy prices dent living standards.

Comment: Evidently this is much more than just a 'dent'; people are struggling to afford the absolute basics: (decent) food, and energy.

They kicked off three days of wage talks which could lead to further strikes if they fail to yield a compromise.

Easter Egg

An Eastertime carol

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"The true administration of justice is the firmest pillar of good government"
— Inscription on the pediment of the Manhattan Criminal Court.
After wolfing down a heartburn-inducing Popeye's Shrimp Tacklebox Combo for supper, Manhattan District attorney Alvin Bragg retires to his four-poster Sleep Number bed beset with anxiety about the grand jury he has convened for fulfilling his campaign promise to stuff Donald Trump into a state prison cell. From the wall-mounted flat-screen across from his bed, the specter of a of giant rabbit emerges, gaunt and grizzled, draped in chains and weighty padlocks.
"Who are you, spirit?" Bragg asks.

"I am the ghost of prosecutions past," it moans. "This night you will be visited by three other spirits: The ghost of what you wish to be, the ghost of what should be, and the ghost of actually what-it-is."

Oh, Gawd," Bragg groans, his esophagus on fire with acidified hot-sauce residue.

Star of David

Color Revolution? Massive wave of protests against new Netanyahu government sweeps across Israel

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Protest rally against Israel's far right and judicial overhaul
Hundreds of thousands of Israelis took to the streets across the country on Saturday to protest against the government's controversial push to overhaul the judicial system.

The organizers of the massive demonstrations - which took place in cities including Jerusalem, Haifa, Beersheba, and Tel Aviv - announced on Friday a 'Week of Paralysis' to resist what they called an "attempt to turn Israel into a dictatorship."

According to figures provided by the organizers, a total of 630,000 people attended the rallies. In Tel Aviv alone, which was the main venue for the activists, around 200,000 protesters gathered, local media said.

Comment: Regular readers know well that we'd usually be the last outlet to 'defend' Netanyahu, but there's something fishy about this protest movement.

Netanyahu's coalition won last year's parliamentary elections, something no one in Israel seriously disputes. Instead, it appears that the 'losing parties' are seeking to oust him 'extra-constitutionally' via this protest movement, which is organized by one particular organization, one that is funded by the US State Department...

State Department funds left-wing group behind protests against Israeli prime minister

Oil Well

Saudi oil giant to build refinery in northeast China

The Saudi oil conglomerate has pledged its full support to the east Asian country's growing demand for fuel and petrochemical products.
MBS and Xi
© Anadolu Agency
Saudi oil giant Aramco announced on 27 March that it has signed an agreement with China for the building of an oil refinery and petrochemical complex in the far-eastern country's northeast, aimed at supporting the growing Chinese demand for fuel and petrochemical products.

According to the Saudi newspaper Sabq, the total cost of the project will amount to $12.2 billion.

Construction is set to begin during the second quarter of this year, and the complex is scheduled to officially open by 2026. Currently, the project is awaiting the necessary administrative approvals.

In a statement, Aramco announced that it will be supplying 210,000 barrels of crude oil to the complex, which is being constructed in Panjin city, in China's province of Liaoning.

"This important project will support China's growing demand across fuel and chemical products. It also represents a major milestone in our ongoing downstream expansion strategy in China and the wider region, which is an increasingly significant driver of global petrochemical demand," said Aramco Executive Vice President Mohammed al-Qahtani.

This project is a joint initiative between Aramco and Chinese firm NORINCO and Panjin Xinxin Industrial Group.


When satire becomes reality: Nearly 100 Babylon Bee joke stories have come true

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Seth Dillon, the CEO of the satirical right-wing Babylon Bee, told Fox News that nearly 100 of their jokes have turned into real news stories after publication.
The Babylon Bee has had nearly 100 joke headlines turn into prophecies after the stories eventually came true, the CEO of America's largest right-leaning satire website told Fox News.

"The problem isn't that our satire is too close to reality," Seth Dillon told Fox News. "It's that reality is too close to satire, so our jokes keep coming true."

The Bee maintains a running list of its satirical headlines that became real — or at least partially real — stories after publication. The fulfilled prophecies include a wide range of topics and include jokes about Democrats and Republicans alike.

Comment: Humor may conquer when might cannot. When Twitter banned the Bee, that was the last straw for Elon Musk. We all know what happened next:

babylon bee banned twitter musk buy


Fauci should be prosecuted for negligent homicide for vaccine lies


Fauci: The face you make when you've bamboozled most of the world and made bank doing it.
I recently proposed that COVID Warlord Fauci can and should be prosecuted for negligent homicide vis a vis the illicit gain-of-function research he funded in Wuhan Institute of Virology.

Here, I would like to expand the indictment to include his vaxx-related criminality, which is legion.

On the vaxx front, Fauci is culpable for an untold number of deaths which will become, perhaps, more concrete over time as the research unfolds into what exactly the long-term effects of the gene therapy are.

As of March 2023, there are 19,476 preliminary reports of death from the COVID-19 shots reported to the CDC's and FDA's Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS).

However - and this is a huge caveat - the figures reflected in VAERS are likely significant under-estimates of the actual death toll. Research indicates that less than 1% of adverse events are ever actually reported to VAERS.

Comment: What are they waiting for?


70-car train derails near Wyndmere, North Dakota, spills hazardous materials

rain derailment near Wyndmere, ND.
© Joshua Henderson/Valley News Live/Twitter
A first look at the train derailment near Wyndmere, ND on March26, 2023.
A 70-car train hauling hazardous materials derailed in North Dakota late Sunday, according to local reports.

The Canadian Pacific train derailed around 11:15 p.m. about a mile southeast of Wyndmere in Richland County, Valley News Live reported. No injuries were reported.

Officials said 31 of the 70 cars derailed, with some leaking petroleum used in the making of asphalt, according to the report.

Crews will allow the cold weather to solidify the leaked materials, which are expected to turn into a gel, WZFG reported, citing officials.

Star of David

Israeli hate crimes against Christians soar in occupied East Jerusalem

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© Ammar Awad/Reuters
Some of the damage caused by Israeli settlers at the Protestant cemetery at Mount Zion. The Jewish supremacist rhetoric of the far-right government has reportedly emboldened extremist settler attacks against Palestinian Christians.
Israeli extremists have increased their attacks on Palestinian Christians and Christian institutions in occupied East Jerusalem since the beginning of the year, with police doing little to stop violent incidents, according to Israeli daily Haaretz.

Church leaders say the spike in violence can be attributed to the Jewish supremacist rhetoric of the current far-right government, whose ministers have called for Palestinian villages to be "wiped out" and even denied the existence of a Palestinian people.

On top of this, locals who spoke with Haaretz say the police "do not treat the situation seriously enough and refuse to identify the growing list of violent incidents as a trend."

Comment: The brazen aggression by these fanatics is even beginning to spill over into the West: Video shows Israeli Ambassador's guard point gun at pro-Palestine students on university campus in Spain