Foreclosures, water shut-offs, parents losing their children, school closings, tax increases, massive homelessness, police abuse, etc., nothing but good times for the people of Detroit. The governor is getting what he wants... gentrification. Peace.
Every single aisle at the grocery store is a menagerie of marketing. Buzzwords and phrases feature prominently on colorful products packed tightly on tall shelves, appealing to our ingrained desire to eat heartily while staying healthy.
Can we hold any accountable when those we have to rely on to pursue our documented proof of claims and their disregard for existing laws are clearly interested in only two things: maintaining the false impression that their hands are clean and profit?
As Ilan Pappe documents in his book The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine, academics from Hebrew University helped prepare the ground for the Nakba (Arabic for catastrophe), the forced uprooting of 750,000 Palestinians in 1948.