Category Archives: Contemporary Culture

The Reason Why (415)

As the “humanitarian aid” narrative promoted by Elliot Abrams and Marco Rubio combusts, the true motives for US efforts to overthrow the Maduro government become clearer. See https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-03-12/venezuela-s-opposition-to-allow-independent-foreign-oil-drilling for an article that uncritically accepts the prospect of neocolonialism in Venezuela as a positive step.

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Born Ivanka (310/415/485)

For what it’s worth, here are excerpts from Jamie Johnson’s Born Rich featuring Ivanka Trump.

Also, from the web page promoting her book, Women Who Work. In keeping with the principle of noblesse oblige, Ivanka is giving “the unpaid portion of her advance and all future royalties” to her eponymous charity.

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It might be interesting to think about identity-formation and ideology in this context.