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by psk836
Mon Jan 20, 2020 2:20 am
Forum: United States Politics
Topic: Senior NSC Director Escorted From White House, Under Investigation
Replies: 0
Views: 11

Senior NSC Director Escorted From White House, Under Investigation

https://www.axios.com/nsc-official-on-leave-investigation-2a5bd356-0927-46e1-b175-8a0a45877461.html “Andrew Peek, the senior director for European and Russian affairs at the National Security Council, has been placed on administrative leave pending a security-related investigation, people familiar w...
by psk836
Sun Jan 19, 2020 6:07 pm
Forum: United States Politics
Topic: Why Liberals Believe “Appeasement” Is The Way.
Replies: 15
Views: 103

Re: Why Liberals Believe “Appeasement” Is The Way.

You need to expand your reading. China suffered quite a bit from the trade war and we barely noticed.
by psk836
Sun Jan 19, 2020 6:05 pm
Forum: United States Politics
Topic: China moves to phase out single-use plastics
Replies: 8
Views: 45

Re: China moves to phase out single-use plastics

I pack a lunch most days and have reused my ziplock baggies for years. It always seemed like such a waste and I never liked the thought of them going into landfills, or getting burned up in our incinerator when that was being used.
by psk836
Sun Jan 19, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: United States Politics
Topic: Why Liberals Believe “Appeasement” Is The Way.
Replies: 15
Views: 103

Re: Why Liberals Believe “Appeasement” Is The Way.

The US has unchallengeable economic and military power. But our adversaries learned under Obama that those assets were meaningless because he was unwilling to use them. Trump has completely changed the math for them because he IS prepared to use them. So China, Russia, Iran et al currently are froz...
by psk836
Sun Jan 19, 2020 12:50 pm
Forum: United States Politics
Topic: Why Liberals Believe “Appeasement” Is The Way.
Replies: 15
Views: 103

Re: Why Liberals Believe “Appeasement” Is The Way.

The US has unchallengeable economic and military power. But our adversaries learned under Obama that those assets were meaningless because he was unwilling to use them. Trump has completely changed the math for them because he IS prepared to use them. So China, Russia, Iran et al currently are froze...
by psk836
Sat Jan 18, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: United States Politics
Topic: Mike Bloomberg Isn’t Running As A Democrat
Replies: 4
Views: 52

Re: Mike Bloomberg Isn’t Running As A Democrat

He has already spent over $200 million, more than all the Democrat candidates combined. Imagine a three way race: Trump, Hillary and Bloomberg. I bet Hillary would come in third. And then all those blue states that signed on to force their electors to vote for the popular vote winner would have to v...
by psk836
Sat Jan 18, 2020 9:32 pm
Forum: United States Politics
Topic: 1979: Marxist-Leninist Bernie Sanders Supports Khomeini And Iran Against US
Replies: 4
Views: 45

1979: Marxist-Leninist Bernie Sanders Supports Khomeini And Iran Against US

https://www.thedailybeast.com/when-iran-took-americans-hostage-bernie-backed-irans-defenders “Go back over 40 years, to the start of Iran’s long conflict with the United States. On April 1, 1979, the theocratic Islamic Republic of Iran was proclaimed. Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, who had returned to...