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by cassowary
Fri Nov 26, 2021 2:14 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Chinese tycoon reveals the dirty secrets of the CCP elite
Replies: 2
Views: 103

Re: Chinese tycoon reveals the dirty secrets of the CCP elite

Most facts cannot be verified. But some facts can be. His wife Whitney was reported in the NYT as the conduit of funds to the Wen Jiabao family. NYT is usually accurate on facts if not on opinions. His involvement with the construction of the Beijing airport cargo terminal is easily verifiable. I as...
by cassowary
Fri Nov 26, 2021 12:35 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Prepare for Armageddona
Replies: 29
Views: 579

Re: Prepare for Armageddona

As someone who frequently takes legal aid files, I can assure you that not having housing is the least of the homeless’ problems. They are typically crazy and addicted to hard drugs. Housing will not make them uncrazy and will not stop their addiction. In other words, it’s much more a health proble...
by cassowary
Tue Nov 23, 2021 2:59 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Prepare for Armageddona
Replies: 29
Views: 579

Re: Prepare for Armageddona

https://www.reuters.com/article/china-economy-poll-idUSKBN2H30PX BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s economic growth is likely to slow to 5.5% in 2022 from an expected expansion of 8.2% this year , a Reuters poll showed,.... Oh dear Cass. I only wish we could speed up our economic growth rate to 5.5%.... :...
by cassowary
Mon Nov 22, 2021 9:12 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Prepare for Armageddona
Replies: 29
Views: 579

Re: Prepare for Armageddona

https://www.reuters.com/article/china-economy-poll-idUSKBN2H30PX BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s economic growth is likely to slow to 5.5% in 2022 from an expected expansion of 8.2% this year , a Reuters poll showed,.... Oh dear Cass. I only wish we could speed up our economic growth rate to 5.5%.... :...
by cassowary
Sun Nov 21, 2021 6:09 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Prepare for Armageddona
Replies: 29
Views: 579

Re: Prepare for Armageddona

Is Xi bluffing? Xi has made himself Chairman of everything. He controls everything in China. So that means if something goes wrong, he gets the blame. He has a lot of enemies in China. he is not afraid of the US. But he is afraid of the Chinese people and his own party. Things are not going well in...
by cassowary
Sun Nov 21, 2021 2:40 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Xi's Dilemna
Replies: 0
Views: 74

Xi's Dilemna

by cassowary
Sat Nov 20, 2021 1:29 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Jewish Settlements in the West Bank
Replies: 102
Views: 2545

Re: Jewish Settlements in the West Bank

Religions are curses on people. Ethics is important in making policies, and far too many religious people are deeply unethical... Look at the evil that you atheists did. People like Mao, Hitler, Stalin , Fatty Kim, Pol pot. This will quickly become a nonsense conversation. Historically, evil seems ...
by cassowary
Fri Nov 19, 2021 11:04 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Jewish Settlements in the West Bank
Replies: 102
Views: 2545

Re: Jewish Settlements in the West Bank

But I also grew up in a multi cultural society mixing with Hindus, Muslims and Buddhists, most of whom too their faiths seriously. Unlike the foreign policy crowd in Washington, whose secularity blinded them, we grew up undesrtanding how important religion is in making policies. This can range into...
by cassowary
Fri Nov 19, 2021 10:50 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Prepare for Armageddona
Replies: 29
Views: 579

Prepare for Armageddona