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by Phidippides
Tue Sep 26, 2006 7:58 pm
Forum: Political Events
Topic: Re:Dodge's post - prisoner treatment
Replies: 26
Views: 18042

RE: Dodge's post - prisoner treatment

[quote=Lad] That's a point. Why on earth do they film themselves? One thing abusing Iraqis, but leaving the evidence on video? Well criminals are usually stupid I guess. [/quote] I think these individuals are not that bright to begin with. Here's the difference between the "us" and "them", however; ...
by Phidippides
Tue Sep 26, 2006 7:54 pm
Forum: Politics, Governance and Economics
Topic: Capitalism is best
Replies: 21
Views: 14272

Capitalism is best

I believe capitalism is the best, though imperfect, system of economics that a government can employ. The same principles that led Adam Smith to publish his views on capitalism hundreds of years ago still hold true today and will always hold true, because they deal with man's nature and his desire f...
by Phidippides
Tue Sep 26, 2006 7:51 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself!
Topic: Greetings
Replies: 2
Views: 2416

Greetings

Hello all. My name is Phidippides and I am the webmaster of a history discussion forum at http://www.westerncivforum.com . I do know some things about politics and enjoy discussing them. I am located in the United States.
by Phidippides
Tue Sep 26, 2006 7:46 pm
Forum: Other International Politics
Topic: Biggest threat to peace?
Replies: 18
Views: 10030

Biggest threat to peace?

Who do you think the biggest threat to peace is these days?

Hugo Chavez?
Castro?
Kim Jong Il?
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (Iran)?
Hu Jintao?

Let me know and discuss here.