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Bike Shop Bans Men Three Days a Month Because Sexism

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Long ago, I became more interested in the real world than in make-believe.” – Shirley Temple

I hate that we’ve become a society which feels the need to coddle the precious feels of the allegedly disenfranchised. There are legitimate issues about which we need to be concerned, so when something useless takes up space and time, it perturbs me.
According to MRCTV, a bike shop in Canada has decided to dedicate three Sundays out of each month to making their shop feel more “inclusive.”
The BikeWorks website states that these days are “for women, trans and non-binary persons,” and that during this time “the shop is operated by women, trans and non-binary persons.”
The site goes on to say:

“Only those who identify as women, trans or gender non-binary individuals are permitted to participate in our Women, Trans & Gender Non-Binary program…If you do not identify as woman, trans or non-binary, you can support this important initiative by respecting the space and not entering during the program.”

The FAQ reads like an English 102 syllabus, in that it’s outrageously liberal. One particularly hilarious example is the following:

“Q: I am a man. Can I send my girlfriend/wife to pick up parts for me?”

“Answer: …Trying to access the shop while it is closed to the public by giving directions to a woman inside is disempowering and belittling the people working inside and reinforces toxic gender stereotypes.”

However, their mission statement also says:

“BikeWorks should be a safe place for anyone to visit regardless of age, gender, race, sexual orientation, nationality, language, or ability.”

Hmmm. Anyone? Ok, a private business can do whatever they want. Unlike the gay mafia and the entirety of the Democratic Party, I’m all for that. However, my question is this: How weak have we become as a society that we must exclude an entire gender to feel “safe?”
That’s what this bike shop predicates its entire “women, trans, and non-binary” days on–that the very presence of men is just too much for non-men to handle. I picture women, trans, and non-binary people like some sort of cave-dwellers exposed to light as a man walks into the bike shop, screeching and burning as they try desperately to cover their near-translucent skin.
First, by excluding men to dispel what they call “toxic” behavior by men, such as “assumptions that women need more help than men,” or “double-checking the work of a female mechanic with a male mechanic,” or “asking to speak with a mechanic (making the assumption that a female volunteer must not be a mechanic),” how are men ever supposed to learn about this “toxic” behavior?
Excluding men to deal with problems of sexism is like excluding food in order to counter obesity. It’s not very productive. Food must eventually enter the picture, as it’s an integral part of life, one which must be dealt with if one is to survive. Just the same, men who display “sexist” behaviors (I put sexist in quotes because what many define as sexist is ludicrous), must eventually be faced in real life.
Second, by excluding men, one is simply discriminating on the basis of gender. One is assuming that every man is so deeply, inherently sexist, that they all must be excluded. That in itself is sexist.
Self-segregation is an unfortunate byproduct of a world in which some were not equally treated at one time. However, it’s a pendulum swung too far.
How about we tackle life’s problems head on, without the need for entire days dedicated to the fragile feels of the disenfranchised, excluding an entire segment of the population?
I suppose we can just go even further in the direction of self-segregation. BikeWorks should have several days out of the month dedicated to excluding all non-black cyclists, and other days dedicated to excluding all non-Muslim bike enthusiasts. Let’s create a world in which everyone feels oh-so “safe” from the evils of getting one’s feeling hurt for a second.
Or maybe we can collectively grow a pair. Either way.

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Georgia Store Requires $20 Refundable Shopping Deposit But Only For White Customers

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A vintage clothing store in Georgia is at the center of a social media firestorm for a promotion that has been blasted as “racist” for waiving a $20 fee for non-white shoppers.

In a now-deleted Facebook post, Civvies in Savannah said it would require a $20 refundable deposit to book an appointment at the boutique, while people of color would be exempt from this new policy.

TDW:

A vintage-clothing store in Savannah, Georgia, has come under fire for a promotion they posted on Facebook in which they stated they would require white customers to pay a $20 refundable deposit to book an appointment to browse the store while waiving the fee for people of color.

Civvies on Broughton wrote, “As a mostly white staff with white ownership, we do not feel comfortable upholding a digital and financial barrier which could prevent BIPOC from shopping at our store at this time on top of the limitations already made by online booking.”

he store later apologized on Facebook.

“The store, which sells ‘new and recycled’ clothing, told potential white patrons that they could decline to pay the deposit on the booking form and a manager would reach out to discuss other options. Civvies went on to say, however, that they would not accept appointments with any white customers who are simply refusing to pay the fee because they believe it’s ‘unethical,’” The Daily Mail reported. More

The manager just committed retail suicide. I’d be surprised if the store made it till the end of this year. Treat everyone equally. That is what this country and the American flag ultimately stands for.

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University Prosecute Kid for Having Donald Trump as Video Call Background Image

Stockton University attempted to throw a kid out of school just because he had a picture of Donald Trump as his Zoom call background image.

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Another fascist American university has reared its anti-American head, this time in New Jersey where Stockton University attempted to throw a kid out of school just because he had a picture of Donald Trump as his Zoom call background image.

Stockton has charged the student with disruptive behavior, discrimination, harassment, creating a “hostile environment,” causing “harm” and cyberbullying. All that just because he had a picture of Trump as his Zoom background during his July 1 on-line class.

The student, Robert Dailyda, was attacked solely for having the image of Trump, not because his actual behavior was “threatening” to anyone. Indeed, the school admits that when some leftist snowflakes complained about his Trump photo, Dailyda’s replies were in no way “threatening.” Still, the photo was all the school needed to say he was, in fact, “threatening” people.

This is the world the left is creating. An America where you can be branded a “threat” and be denied an education merely because you had a photo of the president of the United States on your computer.

Per College Fix:

FIRE’s summary of the factual background says there were “no disruptions to the class or other feedback about Dailyda’s choice of background during the class” other than a private chat another classmate sent him. Several classmates piled on Dailyda for his Trump background in a post-class group chat, but the university admitted that this conversation was not “threatening” to anyone and that Dailayda exited the chat to “avoid continued conflict.”

The student wrote a Facebook post after the pile-on, saying he was “done with the leftist agenda of BLM and the white self haters,” including his classmates:

“I’m not backing down. If we can’t get past this, ok, I’m ready to fight to the death for our county and against those that want to take it down. I believe there are also many like me,” the student said

Obscenely, the University Police pounded on his door and told him he was being accused of the grave crime:

University police called Dailyda to report that he had been accused of making “threatening statements.” A week later he met with Director Amy Jones (left) and Assistant Director Stacey Rose (right) of the Care and Community Standards Office, who told him classmates were offended by his behavior: “They asked him to explain his political views, Zoom background, and Facebook post.”

Again, folks, this was because of a SINGLE photo of Trump.

College Fix added:

Six days later he was charged with six violations of the Campus Conduct Code. (Two of the alleged violations have rather high thresholds to clear: disruptive behavior requires “obstruction or substantial disruption of University activities or operations,” and hostile environment uses a four-prong test, all of which must be satisfied: “Severe, pervasive, persistent, and objectively offensive conduct.” Another multi-prong charge, discrimination, uses “and/or” so that any one prong counts as a violation.)

The simple truth is, this university is thoroughly un-American and should have all its federal and state funding removed.

Period.

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119 Confederate Statues Have Been Destroyed as Liberals Move to Erase U.S. History

The anti-American left has succeeded in destroying 119 Confederate statues across the United States since the end of May, a report finds.

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The anti-American left has succeeded in destroying 119 Confederate statues across the United States since the end of May, a report finds.

The domestic terror outfit, Black Lives Matter, has surged across the country causing like-minded city councils and left-wing-infested states to begin erasing U.S. history en masse. While the effort to whitewash history picked up speed since May with the police-involved death of Minneapolis man George Floyd, the move to dump statues has been going on at least since 2017.

According to a report at the Washington Times, 55 Confederate monuments were destroyed in 2017. Then, in 2018, another 34 were removed. In 2019 that number hit 21. But this year, 119 were eliminated.

“The removal of these Confederate symbols coincides with years of growth in support of racial justice and the BLM movement,” said Brian Ross, the senior data analyst for public records service, BeenVerified, the group that amassed the evidence.

The service also noted that 1,650 Confederate monuments still remain on display in public view.

South Carolina, Mississippi, Georgia and Alabama have removed the fewest such monuments. California and Maryland removed the most.

“The country seems to have reached a tipping point of self-examination, and one of the most visible symbols of the history of inequality and injustice against Black Americans are the Confederate monuments dotting the cities, towns and municipalities throughout the United States,” Ross added.

BeenVerified did not add statues to Christopher Columbus, though many of those have also been removed all across the country.

The paper also noted that most Americans are opposed to removing the statues.

“A majority of voters, 58%, in a Harvard CAPS/Harris poll released in June said the memorials should stay. Days earlier, though, another poll by Quinnipiac University showed that a majority, 52%, wanted to see them taken down from public spaces,” the Times wrote.

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DC Comics Celebrates New ‘Wonder Woman’ Comic by… Making Her Morbidly Obese?

In a bid to ingratiate themselves with the Black Lives Matter movement, DC Comics has re-imagined Wonder Woman as a morbidly obese.

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In a bid to ingratiate themselves with the Black Lives Matter movement, DC Comics has re-imagined Wonder Woman as a morbidly obese, vaguely African American character in the cover art for its newest Wonder Woman 1984 comic book series.

The new series is supposed to coincide with Gal Gadot’s upcoming second movie outing as the titular character in, Wonder Woman 1984.

The nation’s second biggest comics company recently teamed up with Rooster Teeth comics and illustrator Robin Eisenberg, who drew one of the variant covers for the new comic book series. And DC said there’s only one word to describe it: “rad.”

The art depicts Wonder Woman as an overweight, vaguely black-looking woman in a pair of ripped mom jeans and a halter top with the Wonder Woman logo across it.

Maybe “gross” would be a better word.

Take a look:

What in the holy Amazon is that?

Wonder Woman is supposed to be an Amazon warrior who serves as a paragon of strength, beauty, virtue, and power. Not a 300-pound, fast-food addict!

The art received fanfare from many left-wingers, granted, but not everyone thought the comic cover portrayed the ideal Wonder Woman:

Is this morbidly obese slob what DC is encouraging young girls to aspire to emulate?

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Antifa Tries To Stop Car, Attacks It, Then Follows Driver Home

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Antifa Tries To Stop Car, Attacks It, Then Follows Driver Home

The silent majority is officially PISSED OFF!!! Play stupid games win stupid prizes!!!!

Antifa pajama boy dropped his motorcycle in front of a pickup truck thinking it would stop the driver from escaping the mob. The driver wasn’t having any of it and proceeded to melt the motorcycle into a metallic sheen on the road.

I’m surprised the DA hasn’t charged the driver with theft of the motorcycle. I want to know what the city officials out there have to gain by sucking up to these terrorists? Most of them likely don’t vote, they are of no benefit to them. Anyone who stops you from traveling on a public roadway should be considered to be a threat to your safety and you should be able to take any defensive measure needed to remove yourself from the situation.

They followed him home:

Twitter weighs in:

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‘Star Wars’ Actress Refuses to Buckle to Cancel Culture Over ‘Racist’ Tweets

Former MMA champion and Star Wars actress Gina Carano is refusing to buckle and bow to the woke cancel trolls.

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Former MMA champion and Star Wars actress Gina Carano is refusing to buckle and bow to the woke cancel trolls who are mad at her for what they claim is a “racist tweet” that she posted.

The 38-year-old Mandalorian actress has now been called “racist” and a “bootlicker” for posting the famous WWII photo of a man refusing to give the Nazi salute. She is also being attacked for not showing enough support for the Black Lives Matter terrorist movement.

On Wednesday, #Ginacaranoisoverparty began trending on Twitter as hate-filled leftist began attacking the Deadpool actress.

Soon enough the woke mob went on the attack:

But the actress is no shrinking violet in the face of the woke mob. Carano went on the attack.

It’s good to see someone in Hollywood standing up to the liberal fascists for a change.

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Oprah Says That ‘Whiteness’ Gives You An Advantage In America’s ‘Caste System’

Is that racist?

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Oprah Says That ‘Whiteness’ Gives You An Advantage In America’s ‘Caste System’

In her new Apple TV+ series, Oprah Winfrey says being White ‘gives you an advantage no matter what.’

She says America has a “caste system” based on race and that white people are at the top: “There are white people who are not as powerful as the system of white people—the caste system that’s been put in place—but they still, no matter where they are on the rung, or the ladder of success, they still have their whiteness.”

Winfrey promoted the book Caste for her Book Club. It’s about racism and the “unspoken caste system that has shaped America.” She says that it’s full of “a-ha! moments.”

Fox News:

Oprah Winfrey discussed the advantages White Americans have over non-White communities in terms of reaching success on her new Apple TV+ series.

The media mogul had an in-depth discussion about climbing the ladder in corporate America on her new show “The Oprah Conversation.” Winfrey’s first episode featured an interview with former NFL player Emmanuel Acho. The episode’s title, “Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man: Part 1” is based on the former linebacker’s YouTube series and upcoming book of the same name.

Acho begins the episode with a statement to viewers, explaining that he believes in order for White people to understand systemic racism, it starts with having an understanding of the “full level of pain” Black citizens experience.

“I fervently believe that if the White person is your problem, only the White person can be your solution,” Acho said on-camera via The Washington Times. More

Is anyone else tired of being called a racist for no good reason? I’m white and I never had the breaks you’ve had Oprah. But I’ve worked hard and I’m proud of what I’ve accomplished. I refuse to apologize to you or anyone else for the life I alone have created.

She has the audacity to complain about whiteness while she indulges herself in luxury and an unprecedented quality of life. She’s an absolute ungrateful, blind, liberal who talks big but won’t act on her racist comments. What a hypocrite.

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