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by Doc
Tue Nov 13, 2018 12:10 pm
Forum: Literature, Arts, and Philosophy
Topic: Treason
Replies: 1
Views: 247

Re: Treason

Jim the Moron wrote:
Tue Jul 24, 2018 12:09 am
Definition: Treasonous - The political actions of folks with whom you disagree.
True: Benedict Arnold disagreed with congress over his lack of promotion.
by Doc
Tue Nov 13, 2018 11:30 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: US Foreign Policy
Replies: 501
Views: 137677

Re: US Foreign Policy

Europe as a "peaceful empire." https://www.breitbart.com/europe/2018/11/13/france-finance-minister-europe-become-empire-compete-us-vows-defy-trumps-iran-sanctions/ Ah, yes, a Pax Europa . . . "We are a sovereign continent." Sure, or at least until it faces its next existential threat (likely from r...
by Doc
Tue Nov 13, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: The Kra Canal
Replies: 27
Views: 291

Re: 'Rah, rah rah!' for the Isthmus of Kra.

Indeed. Neither Russia nor China treat their "friends" and "allies" worse than the US does. Last year: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/12/12/world/asia/sri-lanka-china-port.html This year: https://www.africanstand.com/news/africa/east-africa/china-to-take-over-zambias-international-airport-for-debt-re...
by Doc
Tue Nov 13, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Blue or Red Wave?
Replies: 75
Views: 1235

Re: Voter Fraud in glass house Australia

https://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-06-14/salim-mehajer-apologises-for-trying-to-rig-election/9868820 Former Auburn deputy mayor Salim Mehajer apologises for trying to rig 2012 council election By Ashleigh Raper Updated 14 Jun 2018, 12:37am Waiting for your call for international observers to monitor ...
by Doc
Mon Nov 12, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: The Kra Canal
Replies: 27
Views: 291

Re: The Kra Canal

Thailand’s Kra Canal: Economic and Geopolitical Implications July 17, 2018 2920 - By: Pithaya Pookaman https://www.asiasentinel.com/econ-business/thailand-kra-canal-economic-geopolitical-implications/ For 330 years, visionaries have thought of dredging a great canal 150 km. across the Kra Isthmus i...
by Doc
Mon Nov 12, 2018 12:36 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Blue or Red Wave?
Replies: 75
Views: 1235

Re: Voter Fraud in glass house Australia

https://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-06-14/salim-mehajer-apologises-for-trying-to-rig-election/9868820 Former Auburn deputy mayor Salim Mehajer apologises for trying to rig 2012 council election By Ashleigh Raper Updated 14 Jun 2018, 12:37am Waiting for your call for international observers to monitor ...
by Doc
Mon Nov 12, 2018 9:04 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Blue or Red Wave?
Replies: 75
Views: 1235

Re: Blue or Red Wave?

"Crazy Australian Politics" https://www.bbc.com/news/world-australia-45295667 A feature of discussions on this forum is the willingness of posters to be critical of their governments, especially their politics. That also holds true for the many Australian expats with whom I interacted over the year...
by Doc
Sun Nov 11, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Blue or Red Wave?
Replies: 75
Views: 1235

Re: Voter Fraud in glass house Australia

:D https://www.smh.com.au/politics/federal/what-the-us-can-learn-from-australian-elections-20181108-p50es9.html The US bills itself as the “greatest democracy on Earth” but that’s just good ol’ American exceptionalism. It’s one of the world’s oldest and most enduring democracies but the most democr...
by Doc
Sun Nov 11, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Blue or Red Wave?
Replies: 75
Views: 1235

Voter Fraud in glass house Australia

:D https://www.smh.com.au/politics/federal/what-the-us-can-learn-from-australian-elections-20181108-p50es9.html The US bills itself as the “greatest democracy on Earth” but that’s just good ol’ American exceptionalism. It’s one of the world’s oldest and most enduring democracies but the most democr...
by Doc
Sat Nov 10, 2018 11:46 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Jair Bolsonaro declared Brazil's next president
Replies: 112
Views: 7592

Re: Jair Bolsonaro declared Brazil's next president

Hitler of course being the most prominent promoter of Social "Justice" :shock: Rubbish! Of course it is not rubbish NF. Hitler used identity politics to make a list of who was 'naughty' and who was 'nice'. Then he killed the 'naughty' ones in the name of "social justice", and rewarded the 'nice' on...