The Hamburg G20 riots: That feeling when you’re overthrowing capitalism but just can’t resist taking a selfie on your iPhone 7 (plus vanity beats security, every time – where’s your hood, dude?) h/t Jimmy Rushmore. The G20 also produced one of the great mansplaining eyerolls – take a bow, Angela Merkel (but not Vladimir Putin)
Unless you were already familiar with the original Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen viral video, which I wasn’t, this take on the SDGs was completely baffling. Hats off to whoever in Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs decided to turn PPAP into Public Private Action for Partnership – brilliant!. Tell me when UN adopts it as the official video.
This is a conversational blog written and maintained by Duncan Green, strategic adviser for Oxfam GB and author of ‘From Poverty to Power’. This personal reflection is not intended as a comprehensive statement of Oxfam's agreed policies.