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by Sertorio
Mon Dec 11, 2017 5:38 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Life Under Kim Jong Un
Replies: 113
Views: 11526

Re: Life Under Kim Jong Un

Don’t panic: three myths about the North Korean threat. "http://www.atimes.com/article/dont-panic-three-myths-north-korean-threat/ It seems that KIm Jong Un holds no malicious intentions towards the USA. He just wants to dominate the Korean peninsula. The US alliance backing for South Korea inconve...
by Sertorio
Mon Dec 11, 2017 4:22 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Life Under Kim Jong Un
Replies: 113
Views: 11526

Re: Life Under Kim Jong Un

Don’t panic: three myths about the North Korean threat. "http://www.atimes.com/article/dont-panic-three-myths-north-korean-threat/ It seems that KIm Jong Un holds no malicious intentions towards the USA. He just wants to dominate the Korean peninsula. The US alliance backing for South Korea inconve...
by Sertorio
Fri Dec 08, 2017 8:57 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Israel
Replies: 474
Views: 181805

Re: Israel

Hamas has no influence in the West Bank...
by Sertorio
Fri Dec 08, 2017 4:43 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Israel
Replies: 474
Views: 181805

Re: Israel

Time to opt for a mixed Jewish/Palestinian secular state, made up of Israel and the West Bank (but not Gaza) maybe to be called Canaan rather than Israel, in which Jews would represent 80% of the population. Palestinians not wanting to be citizens of such state should move elsewhere. No other solut...
by Sertorio
Thu Dec 07, 2017 10:53 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Israel
Replies: 474
Views: 181805

Re: Israel

Time to opt for a mixed Jewish/Palestinian secular state, made up of Israel and the West Bank (but not Gaza) maybe to be called Canaan rather than Israel, in which Jews would represent 80% of the population. Palestinians not wanting to be citizens of such state should move elsewhere. No other soluti...
by Sertorio
Wed Dec 06, 2017 10:44 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Life Under Kim Jong Un
Replies: 113
Views: 11526

Re: Life Under Kim Jong Un

Nuclear weapons are not for aggressive purposes, they are a deterrent. Try telling that to the survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki one day, Sertorio! If you read my previous post you saw that I consider the US as one of the very few countries which would use nuclear weapons aggressively... :? :roll...
by Sertorio
Tue Dec 05, 2017 5:22 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Life Under Kim Jong Un
Replies: 113
Views: 11526

Re: Life Under Kim Jong Un

neverfail wrote:
Tue Dec 05, 2017 1:37 pm
Sertorio wrote:
Tue Dec 05, 2017 8:44 am

Nuclear weapons are not for aggressive purposes, they are a deterrent.
Try telling that to the survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki one day, Sertorio!
If you read my previous post you saw that I consider the US as one of the very few countries which would use nuclear weapons aggressively...
by Sertorio
Tue Dec 05, 2017 8:44 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Life Under Kim Jong Un
Replies: 113
Views: 11526

Re: Life Under Kim Jong Un

"As long as North Korea does not interfere with its neighbours, maybe we should leave it alone." (Sertorio) Yes. We don't know what the future holds. The Saudis, the Japanese, and others might get nukes. Who wants to be obliterated first? Raise your hand. The correct answer? No one. Nuclear weapons...
by Sertorio
Tue Dec 05, 2017 4:54 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Life Under Kim Jong Un
Replies: 113
Views: 11526

Re: Life Under Kim Jong Un

"Inside the other Korea" https://graphics.straitstimes.com/STI/STIMEDIA/Interactives/2017/11/inside-the-other-korea-pyongyang/index.html "This is the public face of North Korea, the only one a visitor is allowed to see." Good detail and photos . . . We must realize that Asians are not Eurpeans or A...
by Sertorio
Mon Dec 04, 2017 3:22 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Life Under Kim Jong Un
Replies: 113
Views: 11526

Re: Socialist regimes have their top 1% too.

...capitalism leads to prosperity while Socialism leads to poverty. Therefore the first step to political freedom is to start with capitalism... Capitalism leads to great prosperity for a tiny minority, unequal levels of income for the others and lack of access to good health care and education for...