This is Erik Heilman.
He’s a bartender in Swampscott who recently overheard a conversation between customers and decided to shame them for having opinions he disagreed with on a community Facebook page.
- Everything the customer said was an opinion
- I agree 100% with those opinions, as do millions of other people
Black lives matter is both liberal and bullshit. Is anyone denying that it’s a liberal organization? Do you think there’s a lot of Trump supporters at the “fuck the police” protests? Is abolishing the police not a completely bullshit idea? Getting rid of capitalism and the nuclear family, both of which BLM lists as their goals, are bullshit radical liberal ideas. Also, white privilege isn’t a real thing, and here’s 11 reasons why. If it was then Pocahontas wouldn’t pretend to be a Native American.
These aren’t exactly fringe opinions, and if you disagree with it that’s OK too. It’s the beauty of living in a country where people are allowed to disagree. Keep in mind, none of these people were there and this conversation wasn’t recorded, so he could’ve said something totally different.
But the fucked up part here is that this guy just named and shamed a customer after intentionally eavesdropping on his private conversation with friends. Newsflash – you don’t own the business. It’s not up to you to decide what customers can and can’t talk about. If these customers decide not to come back because the business becomes synonymous with shaming customers then your boss is the one who pays for it, so shut the fuck up and go make me a gin and tonic soy boi.
His post immediately began to affect business.
Looks his employer agreed because he updated the post and announced that he was justifiably fired.
And of course now he’s the white martyr from the white town who all the other white people are patting on the back for using his white privilege to express white wokeness while pretending to give a shit about black people he intentionally chooses not to live near.
Oh look, another jilted former employee who can’t get over the fact that she got fired for being bad at he job. They must be racist because they don’t like the help publicly smearing the people who pay their bills.
“Mission on the Bay would rather let go of a loyal worker….”
Well yea, the employee is replaceable. The money lost from customers leaving is not. Welcome to grownup world.
Black lives matter has nothing to do with saving black lives. If they did they’d be honoring every black person unjustly killed in this country. But the only black people they care about are the ones who are killed by white cops. It’s an anti-police movement that up until recently was treated as a radical fringe group, because they wanna defund the police and chant things like, “pigs in a blanket, fry em like bacon.”
The death of George Floyd has been the best thing to ever happen to BLM. They’ve made hundreds of millions of dollars in donations, largely from rich white people who purposely choose to live far away from minorities. More importantly, because that killing was so clearly wrong and there was no gray area for anyone to support the police, its turned public opinion in favor of BLM. Look at this graph showing changes in public opinion towards BLM from 2018 to 2020.
Support for our movement is growing; Americans are waking up to the injustices that our communities have faced for decades and raising their voices to say #BlackLivesMatter. We will win this fight.https://t.co/h5VfJG66s1
— Black Lives Matter (@Blklivesmatter) June 11, 2020
After George Floyd it went from +10 to +30 and the donations started rolling in. The marketing department at BLM deserves a huge raise. It’s brilliant really. By calling themselves “black lives matter” they can portray anyone who opposes their policies of defunding the police as “you don’t care about black lives,” or “you think black lives don’t matter.” It’s honestly one of the most effective and profitable slogans of all time, because whoever came up with it knew that the American public by and large only looks at headlines.
And because BLM is so mainstreamed companies have to embrace BLM publicly or get destroyed by woke Internet mobs. Silence is no longer an option either, since white silence is now violence. They’re really good at marketing rhymes and slogans. Thus Mission on the Bay put out this statement.
First of all, great statement. Perfectly worded. They did the whole, “black lives matter” bullshit while still making their point. “Customers personal conversations are held private.” If you don’t agree with that then don’t work in the service industry.
Erik Heilman wanted to be the white savior. He could’ve easily contacted the guy privately, or posted that he heard him say it anywhere else besides the place he works at. But he had to drag his employer into it without their consent, and this is the price he rightly had to pay.
But even with the BLM picture it wasn’t enough for the mob, because the mob is NEVER satisfied, which is why everyone should probably just stop trying to please them.
A public condemnation of a customer’s private conversation? It’s a fucking restaurant. People can talk about whatever the fuck they wanna talk about, and it’s none of the owner’s or waiter’s God damn business. Shut the fuck up and make my sandwich.
Free of consequence for what they have said? It was a private conversation that some asshole listened in on. If you wanna hold him “accountable” for what he said then you should’ve voted in the last election, which I’m willing to bet you didn’t do, nor will you vote in the next one because you’ll have a new cause by then. But calling the business “racist” for firing an employee who violated their rules is just a way for this basic white chick to feel good about herself. She got a lot of likes because she has a diverse sounding last name, but don’t let it fool you because she drinks the nectar of the Becky’s and couldn’t be whiter if she tried.
Don Hause, the Selectmen who apparently is this horrible guy for having opinions on current events, issued his own statement confirming what I suspected – the conversation was taken out of context.
“You need to resign.”
You need to stop getting haircuts at Hampshire College and ease up on the virtue signaling or else it’s just gonna be you and that cat for a long, long time.
Oh, and the unemployed bartender has contacted the media, so expect to see this on the “news” too.
After all, the only people who profit more off of black people getting killed by cops than BLM, are the mainstream media who rile up the commoners and get you to click on their stories about it.
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