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by cassowary
Thu Jan 18, 2018 6:54 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Sweden gets the war jitters.
Replies: 7
Views: 23

Re: Sweden gets the war jitters.

Of course Russia is a threat to Sweden. It has nukes, a larger military than Sweden and is led by a thug, Putin. The same can be said about the US, except that the thug is called Trump... No, the Europeans see the US as a protector. When Trump threatened to pull out of NATO, they were alarmed. Now ...
by cassowary
Thu Jan 18, 2018 3:25 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Sweden gets the war jitters.
Replies: 7
Views: 23

Re: Sweden gets the war jitters.

http://www.smh.com.au/world/sweden-prepares-public-for-war-amid-unease-about-russia-20180117-h0k0r1.html " The neutral country has begun to reverse post-Cold War defence cuts and step up military preparedness as incursions by Russian planes and submarines have sparked public debate over whether to ...
by cassowary
Thu Jan 18, 2018 3:21 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Fake News Award
Replies: 0
Views: 4

Fake News Award

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by cassowary
Wed Jan 17, 2018 11:18 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: What happens when Socialists run out of other people's money
Replies: 24
Views: 340

Re: a rich country where social democracy has worked.

Why should the employees make the decisions when they do not own the company? This is tantamount to them taking over the company. This is unfair becasue the shareholders own the company. They invested their hard earned money in the company. Can I detect a tone of righteous indignation in your respo...
by cassowary
Wed Jan 17, 2018 7:58 am
Forum: Literature, Arts, and Philosophy
Topic: American Shithole
Replies: 27
Views: 280

Re: Example of long memories

My friend Neverfail, Here is an example of the region's long memories of Islam. This article appears in a Sikh website talking about Muslim genocide committed centuries ago . Excerpt: With the invasion of India by Mahmud Ghazni about 1000 A.D., began the Muslim invasions into the Indian subcontinen...
by cassowary
Wed Jan 17, 2018 7:03 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: What happens when Socialists run out of other people's money
Replies: 24
Views: 340

Re: What happens when Socialists run out of other people's money

You forget that the employer is also suffering from losses or at least reduced profit. Both are suffering if they don't beat the competition. You don't see the whole picture and only see things from the employee's point of view. Such an attitude means the employer suffer losses while the employee s...
by cassowary
Tue Jan 16, 2018 6:55 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: What happens when Socialists run out of other people's money
Replies: 24
Views: 340

Re: What happens when Socialists run out of other people's money

The idea that Marx and the average worker believed in was false. Cass; how do you bloody-well know what the average worker believes? You have never given me the impression that you have ever mixed much with these. At least never enough to develop empathy with working people. You are probably unawar...
by cassowary
Tue Jan 16, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: What happens when Socialists run out of other people's money
Replies: 24
Views: 340

Re: What happens when Socialists run out of other people's money

SteveFoerster wrote:
Tue Jan 16, 2018 9:19 am
cassowary wrote:
Tue Jan 16, 2018 7:06 am
Doc wrote:
Tue Jan 16, 2018 6:47 am
California an American SocialistHole...
Socialisthole = Shithole.

Same thing.
Well, on the other side, there are fascitholes....
To me,, fascism is a branch of Socialism. See the book, "liberal fascism."
by cassowary
Tue Jan 16, 2018 7:06 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: What happens when Socialists run out of other people's money
Replies: 24
Views: 340

Re: What happens when Socialists run out of other people's money

Doc wrote:
Tue Jan 16, 2018 6:47 am
California an American SocialistHole...
Socialisthole = Shithole.

Same thing.
by cassowary
Mon Jan 15, 2018 5:21 pm
Forum: Literature, Arts, and Philosophy
Topic: American Shithole
Replies: 27
Views: 280

Example of long memories

My friend Neverfail, Here is an example of the region's long memories of Islam. This article appears in a Sikh website talking about Muslim genocide committed centuries ago . Excerpt: With the invasion of India by Mahmud Ghazni about 1000 A.D., began the Muslim invasions into the Indian subcontinent...