Notices tagged with q


  1. Matthew Davidson mjd

    'Casting a vote for # says: “I love that a million Iraqis got murdered.” Or, at minimum it says: “I’m cool with it.” Well, I’m not.' # Ted Rall

    about a day ago from web
  2. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "It's not 'challenging political correctness' to not know what you're talking about." # #

    about 11 days ago from web
  3. Matthew Davidson mjd

    If you need help, ask an asylum seeker: "Imagine the world’s most wanted dissident brought to your door. Would you open it? They didn’t even hesitate, and I’ll always be grateful for that." # Edward #

    about 15 days ago from web
  4. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "It’s the first time I can recall having seen someone actually screw up anecdotal evidence […]" # Barrett Brown, reviewing Niall Ferguson's # biog.

    about 17 days ago from web
  5. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "# without the state is like # without hell. It doesn't work." # Yanis Varoufakis

    about 18 days ago from web
  6. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "Logic is the same for everybody; the same logical structure, if it is not fudged, can support quite different ideologies, but for most social scientists ideology leaks into the logic and corrupts it." # Joan Robinson

    about 18 days ago from web
  7. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "The # Party are neoliberals. The # are neoliberals on bikes." # Bill Mitchell # #

    about 21 days ago from web
  8. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "Labor is prior to, and independent of, capital. Capital is only the fruit of labor and could never have existed if labor had not first existed. Labor is the superior of capital, and deserves much the higher consideration." # Abraham Lincoln

    about 21 days ago from web in context
  9. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "[Ideology is] not about convincing people that something is true, but convincing them that everybody else believe it’s true. In a way, cynicism has replaced ideology." # David Graeber

    about a month ago from web
  10. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "We were told when Gaza got attacked that Hamas were using human shields, and they weren't. […] Humans make really bad shields. Humans make such bad shields that humans were forced to invent the shield." # Frankie Boyle

    about 2 months ago from web
  11. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "Take a look at the refugee crisis in Europe. Afghans and Iraqis are under horrible duress in Greek concentration camps. Why Afghans and Iraqis? Did something happen in Afghanistan and Iraq?" # #

    about 2 months ago from web
  12. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "The idea is that # is unelectable, and it’s just one of life’s sad ironies that none of the people who believe this will be able to beat him in an election." # Frankie Boyle

    about 3 months ago from web in context
  13. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "Scotland is half empty. You could take the entire migrant crisis, dump them outside of Dundee, and no one would notice; the place is vacant. The food would get better." # Mark Blythe

    about 3 months ago from web
  14. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "The Australians are the most hospitable and generous people in the world. If you're stuck for a night, they'll give you a bed. Haven't got a drink, they'll give you a drink. Got no money they'll give you money […] It's those white Australians I don't like." # Dave Allen

    about 3 months ago from web
  15. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "Idyll is utterly without stimulus, and all those trees and all that grass drain the spirit." # Jeffrey Bernard, according to Keith Waterhouse

    about 3 months ago from web in context
  16. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "Hey, can an experienced doctor from Germany show up and start practicing in New York next week? Since the answer is no, we can say that we don't have free trade." # Dean Baker

    about 3 months ago from web
  17. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "Europe’s crisis is turning our peoples inwards, against each other, amplifying pre-existing jingoism, xenophobia." # #

    about 3 months ago from web in context
  18. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "Hillary is the unacceptable face of unacceptable faces." # Craig Murray # Deprecated: mysql_escape_string(): This function is deprecated; use mysql_real_escape_string() instead. in /var/www/statusnet-0.9.9/lib/popularity.php on line 61

    about 3 months ago from web
  19. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "Companies have to start treating workers like assets to be invested in, not costs to be cut." # Hillary # Sorry, but nor am I plant and equipment!

    about 3 months ago from web
  20. Matthew Davidson mjd

    "What is indifference? I don't know, and I don't care." # Dave Allen

    about 4 months ago from web