Gove has been spouting off again. Bullshitting pretty much as he did during the Leave campaign.
Trump has pulled out of the Paris Accord, which is is an agreement within the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) to deal with greenhouse gas emissions mitigation, adaptation and finance. It aims to keep global temperatures “well below” the level of 2C above pre-industrial times and “endeavour to limit” them even more, to 1.5C.
The problem when you rely on a narcissistic man-child to save you from a disastrous political undertaking is that he is about as reliable as any other toddler.
The protests at JFK and the Women For Independence crowdfunder to get Glasgow vet Hamaseh Tayari home (hit it’s target in 31 minutes with additional money going to the Scottish Refugee Council) gave me hope last night. Like many others I feel I spent the day repeating “On my fucking god.”
You get 2-4-1 on blogs today. This and one about the Labour party
This was recorded in 1986 but I think we’re closer now than we were then.
May is an embarrassment. Beyond an embarrassment, her behavior with Trump was humiliating. I may want Scotland to leave the UK but right now we are still part of it and her obsequiousness was nauseating.
Then there are days like the immediate aftermath of the EU Ref when I used this to help me keep track of what is going on.
This week however it is not easy – not because there isn’t stuff to talk about but because there is just so much. Too much.