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- Fri Feb 16, 2018 5:49 am
- Forum: Literature, Arts, and Philosophy
- Topic: Why Socialists cannot see the truth (that Socialism does not work)
- Replies: 15
- Views: 245
Socialists - making their moves... Tony Montana style
Agreed whole-hardheartedly Jim. As our little community dwindles, we have little hope of new members unless we invite/encourage them from where ever we can. Definitely starting to worry about BookLady, as she has always been here among the stacks in all the Spengler fora incarnations. I don't post m...
- Wed Dec 13, 2017 5:57 am
- Forum: Foo
- Topic: What if? Alternative history for part of North America
- Replies: 8
- Views: 250
You may appreciate an alternate history novel called The Two Georges, by Harry Turtledove and Richard Dreyfuss, set in a North America where the colonies reconciled with the government of George III rather seeking independence. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Two_Georges Thanks for the tip off St...
- Sat Nov 04, 2017 7:32 pm
- Forum: Current Events
- Topic: Democrats on Freak out Friday as their party implodes
- Replies: 58
- Views: 795
The country is sharply polarized. The Republicans have gone to the right while the Democrats have gone to the left. So voters will now have a clear cut choice. Moderates on both parties are out. Utter nonsense: Trump is on the left, not the right. You are both wrong The movement that elected Trump ...
Italy referendums: Lombardy and Veneto 'back greater autonomy' http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-41712263 For every church in Rome, there's a bank in Milan! Fun fact Canada is older than Italy. North Italy is rich. The south is poor. The north does not want to subsidies the south. I wonder whe...
The Kurds seem splintered and are losing ground. Untrue to their fierce image the have lost major town to the advancing Shia Iraqi militias without a fight. What happened to the pashmerga? If I were to guess, the Kurds won't be reacting, but picking the time and place of their choosing to essential...
- Sat Oct 07, 2017 6:15 pm
- Forum: Current Events
- Topic: The end of the Trump-Russian collusion affair?
- Replies: 32
- Views: 628
Secondly, America is a champion of democracy. He Putin is criticized as being undemocratic and a dictator. So he wished to show that American democracy is dysfunctional. America PURPORTS to be a champion of democracy (not the same as actually being one) but spoils it's own bid for moral ascendancy ...