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The Establishment's Blog – April 2017 Archive (5)

Black French journalist Audrey Pulvar suspended for signing anti-Marine Le Pen petition

After signing a petition against racist/xenophobic/Islamophobic/Holocaust-denier adjacent French Presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, French TV host Audrey Pulvar has been suspended from her job until after the election. Pulvar, who hosts the CNews show “The Grand…

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Added by The Establishment on April 27, 2017 at 10:30am — No Comments

Trump is sh*t but Jeff Sessions is a very real danger too for Black & Brown people

It really, finally, truly set in earlier this month when Attorney General Jefferson Sessions set his focus on police reform and the agreements reached between the Department of Justice’s Civil Right’s division and local police departments, 14 agreements that were made following 25 investigations into these departments, during the Obama administration.



On several recent occasions, the AG has made startling statements about crime and violence in America.…

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Added by The Establishment on April 21, 2017 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Fox News fired Bill O'Reilly to protect their money, not because of sexual assault allegations

Fox New Golden Boy, Bill O’Reilly was ousted by the network yesterday, not after years of more than a dozen of sexual harassment allegations and subsequent payouts, but after of O’Reilly’s national sponsors pulled ads from his show after it became apparent that the allegations were far from over and pressure from the public grew.



During the two decades that O’Reilly worked for the network, allegations of harassment and abuse had been rumored, but…

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Added by The Establishment on April 20, 2017 at 11:30am — No Comments

New York finally signs law to stop charging 16 and 17-year-olds as adults

It's no secret that adult prisons can be brutal places, even for the toughest of criminals. And in two states–New York and North Carolina–16 and 17-year-old are automatically charged as adults, meaning children are regularly forced into these hotbeds of violence for years on end.



But on Sunday, New York took the first steps…

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Added by The Establishment on April 17, 2017 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Laugh in a nazi's face, it will make your day better

25-year-old Saffiyah Khan’s unbothered gaze at an English Defence League (EDL) protestor was mood goals for real after Khan stepped forward to protect a Muslim counter-protestor in Birmingham, England last Saturday. The unnamed Muslim woman had shouted "Islamophobe" at a group of…Islamophobes and was surrounded by about 25 men when Khan, a Britain-born half-Pakistani, half-Bosnian, came to her defense. "I don't like seeing people getting ganged up on in my town,"… Continue

Added by The Establishment on April 11, 2017 at 11:59am — 2 Comments

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