Tag: Grift

Trump Sues Facebook, Google, and Twitter: Is It All About the Grift? – Mother Jones

In objective terms, Trump’s lawsuits look weak. But this is not about him winning in a federal court. By challenging Facebook, Google, and Twitter this way, he achieves two key goals: he keeps the conspiratorial demagoguery flowing and he keeps the cash pouring in. This case isn’t about justice. It’s about fear and money—the two things that make Trump’s world go around.

Source: Trump Sues Facebook, Google, and Twitter: Is It All About the Grift? – Mother Jones

Old Dog Thought- When is enough enough?

JULIAN BURNSIDE: Dutton is still spending billions to keep people in misery

Compare Pink Bats with Aged Care, Education, Child Care, JobKeeper, NBN, Corporate Wage Theft, Grants for Votes and Rorts like water rights then ask whose policies enabled the greatest harm and cost to Australia. Who increased the income and wealth gaps and assisted in the biggest crimes ever allowed to happen without policing or consequences that have resulted in the destruction of health and caused the deaths of its citizens? Pink Bats was a mistake the LNP’s 8 years has been criminal intent. (ODT)

 

Fighting Fake News with REAL 6/3/21; The big Grift and so many many other crimes; Porter. DuttonFighting Fake News with REAL 6/3/21; The big Grift and so many many other crimes; Porter. Dutton

As Trump’s Election Lies Continue, So Does His “Extremely Misleading” Fundraising Grift | Common Dreams News

A mural by Australian artist Scott Marsh, inspired by commentary from CNN's Anderson Cooper about U.S. President Donald Trump's refusal to accept his electoral defeat, is seen on a wall at the Botany View Hotel on November 11, 2020 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo: Jenny Evans/Getty Images)

“It’s pretty dangerous to our democracy to use attacking our elections as a fundraising tool.” —Larry Noble, former FEC attorney

As Trump’s Election Lies Continue, So Does His “Extremely Misleading” Fundraising Grift | Common Dreams News