The Latest From Martina Markota
February 07, 2019
I got my first Twitter ban this week, and it’s because I said: "learn to code"! If this is such a troubling term, then Twitter really needs to have a word with former President Barack Obama, and even the team over at BuzzFeed.
February 06, 2019
A British lingerie brand has tried to spite Victoria’s Secret by hiring trans “model” Munroe Bergdorf as the face of their brand.
February 05, 2019
Another day, another remake. This time, feminists are taking aim at Mel Gibson’s 2000 comedy What Women Want. Apparently, this movie couldn’t be made today because it’s misogynistic in today’s standards…so the new version will be called What Men Want.
February 04, 2019
Vice Media has had a rough time of it lately. Like BuzzFeed, they’re having to lay off staff. They’re claiming that this is just a move to improve their business, but it’s much deeper than that. Vice isn’t just restructuring – this is a business plagued with internal problems and a declining readership.
January 31, 2019
According to Canada's state broadcaster the CBC, incels are a "real and present threat" to Canadians. Meanwhile, Islamic terrorism is killing people all over the globe. Sure seems like they've got their priorities straight...
January 30, 2019
When BuzzFeed laid off staff, the Internet quickly started the "Learn to Code" campaign. Twitter took it super seriously and now it’s even considered hate speech – at least, it’s bad enough to get you kicked off their social media platform.
January 28, 2019
Somebody recently shared a tweet with me, and I couldn’t believe what I was seeing. It was a post from the official Johnnie Walker Twitter account which showed their support for the Women’s March, and advertised their special whiskey for women… Jane Walker!
January 25, 2019
I wasn’t going to say anything about the recent Gillette advertisement; I felt like everything had been said already. But then I realized the whole ad was based on a common left-wing claim that men don’t know how to handle themselves around women.
January 24, 2019
The news that BuzzFeed is being forced to lay off 15 per cent of its workforce didn’t surprise me.
January 23, 2019
Amidst all the media lies about Croatia, it was interesting to learn that Croatian police saved 15 illegal migrants from the snow and cold.