Category Archives: Hypocrisy of progressives

It’s a wonder that Democrats can still show their faces in public

It really is extraordinary how the left is self-destructing but more extraordinary is that there is not a shred of evidence of shame and remorse. A brief round-up from today. Are there any interests of ordinary people that they represent … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Hypocrisy of progressives | 10 Comments

Attitudes change once in opposition

Here is Brendan O’Connor verballing the government and Australian Federal Police: As a result of today, it’s clear now the government is using the power of the state and using taxpayer dollars to attack its political opponents. Shocking just shocking. Let’s … Continue reading

Posted in Hypocrisy of progressives, Sink the Fink | 19 Comments

Trump gets HW out of the headlines (except for here)

TRUMP MOVES HARD TO UNDO OBAMA: IRAN HEALTHCARE CHRISTMAS All that at Drudge. BTW who’s that Obama chap? And then there’s this too: GREAT AGAIN: CONSUMER SENTIMENT HITS 13-YEAR HIGH… STOCKS SET NEW RECORDS… Meanwhile, the Weinstein saga continues to flatten the … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Hypocrisy of progressives, International | 20 Comments

No news is good news if it’s bad news for the left

How do we know that PDT is the best president in 25 years: Media Give Trump Most Negative Presidential Coverage in 25 Years. To which they add as a subhead: “Only 5 percent of news reports are positive, according to … Continue reading

Posted in Hypocrisy of progressives, Media, Terrorism | 30 Comments

More evidence of plain packaging failure

From The Saturday Paper: According to the most recent Australian Bureau of Statistics national health survey, adult smoking rates fell from 16.1 per cent in 2011-12 to 14.5 per cent in 2014-15. The National Drug Strategy household survey shows a … Continue reading

Posted in Hypocrisy of progressives, Plain Packaging | 17 Comments

The most dangerous organisation in world history

Sent from my old public school mate in Silicon Valley with this note: Excerpt from the book “Who Rules the World” by Noam Chomsky. I found his comments to be accurate. I hope that you are able to make out … Continue reading

Posted in Global warming and climate change policy, Hypocrisy of progressives | 61 Comments

A tad hypocritical

Here is Bill Clinton commenting on Donald Trump’s DACA decision: DACA has brought hundreds of thousands of young people out of the shadows — allowing them to live without fear, go to school, work, and contribute to America in countless … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, History, Hypocrisy of progressives | 30 Comments

Free TV Australia think we’re stupid

Free TV Australia are denying that they have banned the advert for being “political”. Rather their story is this: “The advertiser was requested, but declined, to add an identification tag to the commercial to comply with Schedule 2 of the … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom of speech, Hypocrisy of progressives, Take Nanny down | 57 Comments

Let’s check those dates

First –  a rule that applies to the application of s44: The majority in Sykes disagreed.  They said that ‘incapable of being chosen’ takes the relevant time back to when you nominate. So when candidate x nominates they cannot be a dual … Continue reading

Posted in Hypocrisy of progressives, Politics | 32 Comments

Strange days indeed

These are strange times for liberal Jews who, like me, were born in America only because their grandparents ran there to escape fascism.  What an astonishing sentence.

Posted in Hypocrisy of progressives, International | 51 Comments