gnstr has written 243 posts for Gnstr's blog

These children of Thatcher …

Are Free to cut, cut, cut – and they’re loving every minute! The prize, to be awarded to free market capitalism / or as others would say, of winning an election… And as always, nobody really wants to ask whether the market capitalism being loosely endorsed here is still functional at all (or whether states … Continue reading



The End

The End.

I am NOT Charlie Hebdo, and other thoughts

I am NOT Charlie Hebdo, and other thoughts. True to my form, here is the anti-thesis… Objectivity means just that. 🙂

Je suis Charlie!

 “Terrorism is contempt for human dignity.”  – Kjell Magne Bondevik “Human rights are not only violated by terrorism, repression or assassination, but also by unfair economic structures that creates huge inequalities.” – Pope Francis “Everybody’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s a really easy way: stop participating in it.” -Noam Chomsky “When terrorism strikes, divisive … Continue reading

Slippery Bond

It’s not a laughing matter that security officials behave like baddies straight out of James Bond. But I wonder; do you think there is a chance that some officials in the security agencies in Britain are secretly pleased when their US counterparts get their underwear in a twist within what is clearly illegal deeds international … Continue reading


“The first domesticated animal was the scapegoat.” ― Yanko Tsvetkov “When I look at a person, I see a person – not a rank, not a class, not a title.” ― Criss Jami “Reducing a group to a slur or stereotype reduces us all.” ― DaShanne Stokes “Some people can’t fit the mould that’s made … Continue reading

The Man in the Mirror

The Man in the mirror says I’m beautiful and kind thoughtfully created in God’s own mind The man in the mirror says I’m hardworking And strong. Capable of taking, anything on The man in the mirror says I’m bold driven, with a heart full of gold The man in the mirror says I’m smart sharpened … Continue reading

Self-Segregation: Why It’s So Hard for Whites to Understand Ferguson

1. Self-Segregation: Why It’s So Hard for Whites to Understand Ferguson – The Atlantic 2. Hey, Step Back with the Riot Shaming – Mask Magazine  

Google Engineers are Wrong about Climate Change – A response to Top Google Engineers Say Renewable Energy ‘Simply won’t work’

This morning, I read this, about some research effort Google Engineers undertook, in which they found evidence that switching from Fossil Fuels to Green Energy was impractical. Now, Google as a company has achieved a hell of a lot and they must be commended for their ingenuity and great effort. But this time, I can’t … Continue reading