articles

Tom Winnifrith Bearcast: daring to consider the chances of being killed by lightning in America

Tom Winnifrith Monday 8 June 2020

 

Share this

I start with a few thoughts on the protests and riots following the murder of an African American man by a cop. I offer up some hard data which makes me ask whether the riots can be justified. I stress that, as someone who goes to sleep with a person of colour every night and with a mixed race son, I do think that black lives matter, including those six black lives now taken by US rioters . I comment on Woodlarks where we are now at 55% of target so please please make a donation today HERE. Then I look at Avacta (AVCT), Novacyt (NCYT), Intu (INTU), President Energy (PPC) and Curzon Energy (CZN).

Read the full article

, , , , , , , , , , , ,

About Tom Winnifrith
Bio
Tom Winnifrith is the editor of TomWinnifrith.com. When he is not harvesting olives in Greece, he is (planning to) raise goats in Wales.
Twitter
@TomWinnifrith
Email
[email protected]
Read next

David Starkey is indefensible but so too is the BBC slander of Darren Grimes

I had a brush with the celebrity historian David Starkey about fifteen years ago when he used his celebrity status to bully, humiliate and put down my daughter’s godmother as we ate in an Islington restaurant. He just picked on her for no reason as she read Olaf a story, not too loudly, saying loudly enough for every diner to hear “will you just be quiet some of us are trying to eat.”  Maybe the American accent grated with Starkey’s patrician senses.

Friday 3 July 2020
TomWinnifrith.com Copyright © . All rights reserved.
Created by Everywhen