On Sunday, the Washington Post published a 4,000-word profile of Bloomberg that documented a long series of allegations by female employees, largely about profane and sexist comments, many of them demeaning, some outright threatening. These were not #MeToo-style allegations of personal misconduct, but charges that Bloomberg encouraged a hostile work environment for women employees. These conditions generated dozens of lawsuits and numerous settlements in six and seven figures.
Bloomberg’s very presence on the debate platform will
demonstrate the opposite—that the Sanders campaign is a
“progressive” fig leaf for the oldest American capitalist
party, which does the bidding of Wall Street and the CIA.
Bloomberg’s billions and the politics of oligarchy
17 February 2020
Since leaving City Hall at the end of 2013, Mr. Bloomberg has become the single most important political donor to the Democratic Party and its causes. His personal fortune, built on a financial information and news company, is estimated at over $60 billion. It fuels an advocacy network that has directed policy in dozens of states and cities; mobilized movements to take on gun violence and climate change; rewritten election laws and health regulations; and elected scores of politicians to offices as modest as the school board and as lofty as the Senate.
and billionaires, control the two-party system
and dictate the course of the stage-managed
political events called “primaries,”
“conventions” and “elections.”
Bloomberg and his fellow oligarchs lay down the law: Not a penny more in taxes
Trump: Open Borders Threatens the Wage Gains of America’s Lowest-Income Workers
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Bloomberg’s spending binge cannot hide
that he’s a nasty bit of work
On another occasion when she expressed she was struggling to find childcare, Bloomberg told her to hire 'some black'.'It's a f***ing baby! All it does is eat and s**t! It doesn't know the difference between you and anyone else! All you need is some black who doesn't have to speak English to rescue it from a burning building,' Bloomberg said in July 1993.
Yes, these are all actual quotes.No, nothing has been embellished or exaggerated.And yes, some things were too outrageous to include.
“Make the customer think he’s getting laid when he’s getting f***ed.”“A good salesperson asks for the order. It’s like the guy who goes into a bar, and walks up to every gorgeous girl there, and says ‘Do you want to f***?’ He gets turned down a lot – but he gets f***ed a lot, too!”
“What do I want? I want an exclusive, 10-year contract, an automatic extension, and I want you to pay me. And I want a blow job from Jane Fonda. Have you seen Jane Fonda lately? Not bad for fifty.”
“Let me tell you something, buddy boy, I have picture of you and they’re not with your wife.”
“Cokehead, womanizing, fag.”
“You know why computers will never take the place of people? Because a computer would say that the sex of the person giving you a blow job doesn’t matter!”
“There’s only one queen in Buckingham Palace – the rest are in Trafalgar Square.”“The Royal family – what a bunch of misfits – a gay, an architect, that horsey faced lesbian, and a kid who gave up Koo Stark for some fat broad.”
“If women wanted to be appreciated for their brains, they’d go to the library instead of to Bloomingdale’s.”“I only look.”“I just like to look.”“I know for a fact that any self-respecting woman who walks past a construction site [and] doesn’t get a whistle will turn around and walk past again and again until she does get one.’
“It will do everything, including give you a blowjob. I guess that puts a lot of you girls out of business.”
“The three biggest lies are: the check’s in the mail, I’ll respect you in the morning, and I’m glad I’m Jewish.”
“If Jesus was a Jew, why does he have a Puerto Rican first name?”