Met Gala goes even MORE woke as event ‘will explore themes of American politics and identity’

The Met Gala is coming back. Actually, twice, and it is likely to be the wokest event in memory as the event’s fashion designers are set to explore themes including American politics and identity. The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced Monday that the annual high-wattage celebration of both fashion and celebrity – canceled last year … Read more

David Jason is victim of ‘woke’ pile on and wrongly accused of being ‘racist’

David Jason is victim of ‘woke’ pile on and wrongly accused of being ‘racist’ after old footage surfaces of him recalling anecdote about when Queen called white US Ambassador a ‘gorilla’ because of his short body and long arms David Jason found himself at the mercy of a Twitter mob as footage resurfaced  He appeared … Read more

PIERS MORGAN: What next for the corporate woke warriors at United Airlines – blind pilots? 

What’s the first thing you think of when you get on a plane? Safety, right? I mean, there are lots of other things you might think of as you take your seat – the leg room, the food menu, whether the WiFi works, how unspeakably annoying the stranger sitting next to you might turn out … Read more

Kew Gardens is growing woke! Famed attraction will have ‘decolonised’ labelling

Kew Gardens is growing woke! Famed attraction will have ‘decolonised’ labelling showing visitors how plants played a part in the slave trade Kew Gardens will change its display boards for plants such as sugar cane Kew Director said the gardens would ‘move quickly to decolonise’ collections ‘Woke’ move caused anger as Tory MP Sir John … Read more

Woke Lancaster students demand The Sugarhouse Nightclub is renamed due to links to city’s slavery

Woke Lancaster students demand The Sugarhouse Nightclub change its name due to links to city’s slave trade Sugarhouse Nightclub is located on Sugarhouse Alley and run by student union But undergrads think it should be renamed over ‘vicious atrocities’ in slave trade  A petition has been set up and needs around 320 signatures to be … Read more

Margaret Thatcher is removed from a list of inspirational women by woke students at Durham

Margaret Thatcher is removed from a list of inspirational women by woke students at Durham University art event – due to the ‘impact of her policies’ on the former mining town Durham University Art Society were invited to take part in a portrait competition Event was to mark International Women’s Day with subjects such as … Read more

KPMG to SPLIT roles of boss who was forced to quit over video telling ‘woke’ staff they are ‘lucky’

KPMG to SPLIT the roles of boss who was forced to quit over video telling well-paid ‘woke’ staff they are ‘lucky’ and should stop moaning during pandemic Bill Michael stepped down after telling staff to ‘stop moaning,’ during pandemic  Auditing giant KPMG says it was splitting the roles of chair and chief executive  Mr Michael … Read more

More than 120 charities are accused of wasting money from donations on ‘woke’ courses

More than 120 charities are accused of wasting money from donations on ‘woke’ courses by giving staff unconscious bias training despite government advice Charities including Red Cross and Age UK paid for the unconscious bias training Last year the Government ordered departments to scrap it as it ‘did not work’ MP Ben Bradley said the … Read more

‘Woke’ teachers have cut Shakespeare because his work is about ‘white supremacy and colonization’

A growing number of ‘woke’ academics are refusing to teach Shakespeare in U.S. schools, arguing that the Bard promotes racism, white supremacy and intolerance, and instead are pushing for the teaching of ‘modern’ alternatives. Writing in the January issue of School Library Journal, Amanda MacGregor, a Minnesota-based librarian, bookseller and freelance journalist, asked why teachers … Read more

Academics like me live in fear of the woke hate mob, writes politics professor MATTHEW GOODWIN

The date everything changed is entrenched in my memory – June 23, 2016, the day Britain voted for Brexit. Before that moment I was a professor of British politics who loved his job, enjoyed spending time with his colleagues and looked forward to life in Britain’s universities, which are among the best in the world. … Read more