Month: September 2022
Even as Iranians Rise Up, Protests Worldwide Are Failing at Record Rates
Unarmed protests never worked unless against a benevolent government. For example, Gandhi only had effective protests because the British government allowed it. Imagine Gandhi if he had protested against Stalin. Gandhi would have died in the early days and nothing would have happened.
Putin has been back into a corner. He is losing in Ukraine, and if he should lose he will lose power in Russia and probably be killed and his legacy forever destroyed in Russia. He would kill everyone on the planet before he let that happen.
So his options now are:
-Win the conventional war. He is focusing on this option with his call up of 1/3 of a million troops.… read more “Putin’s options”
The penalty for treason should be death
‘Putin Is a Fool’: Intercepted Calls Reveal Russian Army in Disarray – The New York Times
Root problem of the internet
The root problem we have on the Internet now is anyone can scam anyone without repercussions. We need real identities online, and perhaps an international body that can prosecute crimes.
Why Merkel chose Russia over US on Nord Stream 2 – POLITICO
2 Pierce County airport sites recommended for further study | Tacoma News Tribune
Right To Repair: Why Wyoming Farmers Are Buying Old Tractors Instead of New Ones | Cowboy State Daily
European businesses are rethinking their plans for a ‘closed’ China
In business school, the foolish academics always preached that China was the future. Anyone in business in the real world who goes to work in a country that is not free and does not respect property rights is an idiot.