Boycotting Amazon on Black Friday, the e-commerce’s behemoth’s profitable day of the year, would #MakeAmazonPay for its widely-documented labour malpractices, anti-democratic practices, and ongoing COVID-19 profiteering, says Greek economist Yanis Varoufakis.
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Zimbabwe journalist Violet Gonda “blacklisted” and denied passport by Mnangagwa regimeZimbabwe journalist Violet Gonda “blacklisted” and denied passport by Mnangagwa regime
Prominent Zimbabwean journalist Violet Gonda is suing Registrar General Tobaiwa Mudede and the minister of home affairs in the High Court of Zimbabwe for denying her a new passport. The denial is based on the fact that she's blacklisted by the supposedly post-Mugabe government of President Emmerson Mnangagwa.
Media calls white men’s sexual violence against Black African women and girls “transactional sex”Media calls white men’s sexual violence against Black African women and girls “transactional sex”
By reporting allegations of sexual assault committed by predatory white UN peacekeepers against Black African women and girls as "consensual sex", the media presents Black bodies as "sites for white expressions of sadism and sexual perversion", and reproduces stereotypes informed by white supremacy.