All Further Articles for 2016-10-18

Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Trolling Trump With Taco Trucks
Today sees at least one dystrumpian fantasy come to gleeful life: Mexicans are building a wall - of taco trucks - around Trump's Las Vegas hotel to protest his refusal to bargain with newly unionized, majority Latino culinary workers there. After a rally, the Wall of Tacos will move to the scene of the crime/debate tonight to affirm that immigrant workers will be watching and voting, and "Bad bosses make bad presidents."
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In Their Own (Hateful) Words
In a climate awash in Trumpian vitriol, Palestinian advocates are calling out the same kind of bile long expressed by U.S.-backed Israeli politicians who insult, threaten, dehumanize and incite violence against what they likewise view as "the other" in their midst. By simply quoting Israelis' own toxic rhetoric, a new ad campaign by the Palestine Advocacy Project urges Americans to "connect the dots" between both sets of slurs and threats and walls, and denounce them.
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