Daily Archives: March 11, 2018

Afrin in panic as Turkish Army on the brink of reaching Afrin city

The Turkish Armed Forces and affiliated FSA groups are within a two kilometres range from Afrin city, according to Kurdish officials. Kurdish sources on the ground speak of immense panic within the city, amid a complete siege and shutdown of the local economy. Many civilians await in angst as the Turkish Armed Forces approach the city.

Ukraine | DPR Says Ukraine Forces Tortured and Killed Prisoner of War

The spokesman of the Armed Forces of the Donetsk People’s Republic Eduard Basurin told in his everyday reports, a week ago the Ukrainian command destabilized the situation on the contact line again. 15 fighters from the 36th Marine Brigade under the cover of mortar fire made an attempt to take Donetsk republic’s positions on the contact line in the vicinity of the settlement October. As a result of the clash, one of DPR defenders was wounded, another – Toropkin Evgeny Igorevich, was taken prisoner.

McDonald’s becomes feminist too

by Fausto Giudice

McDonald’s, the global junk food chain, on this March 8, has flipped its logo upside down, turning its “M” into a “W” for Women, featuring as one of its stars Patricia Williams, a successful black woman, who owns 18 franchises of the burger brand. By targeting black single mothers, McDonald’s strikes at the core : they are probably its best clients in the US. As they are the ones most affected by the scourge of hamburger eating: obesity. And no new sauce will change it. The feminization of capitalist horror is now a growing trend, from the G20, which created the W20, to the WTO, which created “She trades”, the global network of women entrepreneurs, through various multinational brands, such as Microsoft and Apple, very present in the latest gay prides. All that remains to be done for the CIA and NATO is to follow suit, becoming WIA and WATO. We’re living fascinating times.