Author: Adam Garrie

The Only Racism at The Kanye West-Donald Trump Meeting Was That Which Was Heaped on Chinese and Vietnamese

American social media is currently up in arms after CNN aired a political debate in which Tara Setmeyer was interviewed by Don Lemon. During her portion of the debate she called rapper and entrepreneur Kanye West, “the token negro of the Trump administration”. Bakari Sellers, another interviewee on Lemon’s show then […]

The Release of Andrew Brunson Should Lead to The Dropping of Tariffs/Sanctions Against Turkey and More Scrutiny on Saudi Arabia

The US just lost its most visible point of leverage against Turkey  While the term “win-win” is typically applied to traditional geopolitical relations, the decision of a Turkish court made in respect of the American national Andrew Brunson has geopolitical implications that for Turkey represent a substantial win-win.  The United […]

Roger Waters Speaks Out Against Jair Bolsonaro And Discovers Brazil’s Extreme Wealth Gap In The Flesh

For the impoverished Brazilians whose favelas (slums) are within earshot of some of Brazil’s most wealthy neighbourhoods and most prestigious public locations, the Roger Waters concert dedicated to opposing the reactionary Presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro was clearly out of their price range. This is certainly not a criticism of Waters as […]