Remembering reading this thread way back in the day, I can safely say Trudeau was not parodying — he was consciousness-raising. Compassionately giving the unhoused a voice, un-invisibilizing them.
There are no illegal people. Only people forced from their homes by neoliberal, capitalistic ravages. This includes global climate change, also a result of capitalism.
I think many people are made uncomfortable when the topic of the unhoused and the other marginalized people comes up. Similar to how many people look away from the person on the corner with the sign…
And the laws sprouting up here and there against feeding homeless people… Looking at you, Florida, but I’m sure there are many other places in this backwards country called America with ways to criminalize the most marginalized.
Because wars the US fights are about accumulating resources and making mega money. Nothing to do with protecting Americans.
… the raccoon in the kitchen. (Happened two weeks ago.)
Ooo, what a clever riposte!
Anarchism is a good thing. The State is the problem. Trump and his ilk are white supremacists, which is as far from anarchism as you can get. You need to stop relying on mainstream media’s ignorant use of the word…
I wish I could send you a picture of the cute little (big) raccoon who discovered and used the cat door in the basement last night, and who startled me big time when I walked into the kitchen last night! That might cheer you up!
it’s the opposite of schadenfreude: Goldie and Lupin would have to be unhappy. Instead, Puck is delighting in their joy.