Milkshake Revolution: The Ethics Behind Food As Political Protest

“We will not be selling milkshakes or ice cream tonight,” read a sign outside the McDonalds of Edinburgh, Scotland, which is based 200-so metres outside the venue for a Brexit party rally. “This is due to police requests given recent events.” What the sign left unspoken was those “recent events” is actually the absurdist “milkshake revolution” being waged against right-wing…