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Glasgow engineers who refused to repair Chilean fighter jet engines (theguardian.com)
52 points by YeGoblynQueenne 7 days ago | hide | past | web | favorite | 4 comments

Glasgow's got a pretty long and storied history when it comes to trade union and leftist movements. Not to mention the fact that Glasweigans are generally pretty straight-talking, no-nonsense folk. Doesn't surprise me to learn that these old boys wouldn't be willing to support a regime known for murdering left-wing dissidents.

"Banality of evil" by Hannah Arendt explores the topic of acts by individuals that can make profound difference.

Somebody does service the Saudi's jets bombing Yemen.

Its Boeing and BAE Systems.

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