Here are some of the things the Australian Smartraveller site has to say about travelling to Germany:
Some of you will have already seen this extraordinary video doing the rounds today. It contains a series of University Of Washington students all too willing to allow (or too scared not allow) a 5’9” white man to self-identify as being 6’5”(*), a first-grader, female and/or Chinese:
Apparently, the ‘climate denial apparatus that the fossil fuel industry has erected’ is just as bad as what the tobacco industry did – and worthy of prosecution under the US Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (a.k.a. RICO Act).
This is an absolute farce and a shameless destruction of taxpayer money – and people wonder why Trump is gaining in popularity. At this rate, we’ll have a world climate change court up and running in no time.
At first I thought this was a joke:
The Mayor of a small German town has caused outrage, telling concerned residence their children must stay away certain areas and “not provoke” migrants to avoid sexual harassment, as well as suggesting they need not worry because German men are a “problem” too.
Safe spaces are all the rage in the US at the moment. For all the intolerant bigots out there who don’t know what a safe space is:
A place where anyone can relax and be fully self-expressed, without fear of being made to feel uncomfortable, unwelcome or unsafe on account of biological sex, race/ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, cultural background, age, or physical or mental ability; a place where the rules guard each person’s self-respect and dignity and strongly encourage everyone to respect others.