whataboutery


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whataboutery

(ˌwɑːtəˈbaʊtərɪ)
n
(of two communities in conflict) the practice of repeatedly blaming the other side and referring to events from the past
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Don't listen to those that will undoubtedly claim "race card", do whataboutery or send more abuse.
When he did eventually get the fact closing were the book out, for a late one by Morelos on Dedryck Boyata, he was met with the inevitable deluge of whataboutery for everything he had ignored previously.
He said last week: "I do not accept this whataboutery tat the moment, 'don't bother investigating one crime until you have pursued a worse crime'.
This is far from a cynical exercise in pro-Israeli whataboutery.
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The fact closing were When he did eventually get the book out, for a late one by Morelos on Dedryck Boyata, he was met with the inevitable deluge of whataboutery for everything he had ignored previously.
As an out-gay pro-European nationalist, I am no stranger to abuse but I am fed up of whataboutery from one side or another.
The political whataboutery and Stormont blame game kicked off within minutes, with Jonathan Bell - Minister of Enterprise, Trade and Investment - bearing the brunt.
The Hotline in-fighting didn't stop with the two John Scotts as one of our regular contributors, Ian Loudon, copped pelters for his classic display of whataboutery regarding Rangers fans' sectarian chanting during the Hibs game at Ibrox.
Butt Fraser Fyvie enough what headbutt The Hibs star in his gut it was certain He got what with a have 'mea And at least they didn't indulge in the wearisome whataboutery and arguments of equivalence offered by some fans.
What they went through was just one of many terrible things that happened here during the Troubles and will therefore draw cries of whataboutery.