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  1. GlobalCitizen replied to the thread Former CIA Director John Brennan says he is 'increasingly embarrassed to be a white male'.

    Why do we fight? Tribalism[~2M yrs ago - present]---> religionism [~10,000 BC - present]---> nationalism[1900 - present]---> exceptionalism of ideas [Emancipation Proclamation...

    Mar 3, 2021 at 4:55 PM
  2. GlobalCitizen replied to the thread Former CIA Director John Brennan says he is 'increasingly embarrassed to be a white male'.

    What about people like me? I don't know my "race". I know what most people call me: white. But many ask if I'm foreign. Often I'm asked what I have in me. But I will...

    Mar 3, 2021 at 3:48 PM
  3. GlobalCitizen replied to the thread Former CIA Director John Brennan says he is 'increasingly embarrassed to be a white male'.

    Yes, spreading that myth has consequences, for me, right now. I think that myth is justifying behavior I see directed at me in my neighborhood.

    Mar 3, 2021 at 3:34 PM
  4. GlobalCitizen replied to the thread Former CIA Director John Brennan says he is 'increasingly embarrassed to be a white male'.

    Brennan should go to the Rallys on Salem in Dayton, and stand in line outside. Tell me how far your white privilege got you.

    Mar 3, 2021 at 3:13 PM
  5. GlobalCitizen liked Eleuthera's post in the thread Former CIA Director John Brennan says he is 'increasingly embarrassed to be a white male'.

    I'm increasingly embarrassed to be a US citizen these days. With criminal perjurers like Brennan, Clapper and so many more in high unelected offices, the government is an...

    Mar 3, 2021 at 3:08 PM
  6. GlobalCitizen replied to the thread California Bill Would Give $1,000 Fines to Retailers With Separate 'Girls' and 'Boys' Toy Sections.

    If I owned a bookstore, and I categorized my books as inspirational conservative books and stupid liberal books, and the government said I had to change my sign, they would be...

    Mar 3, 2021 at 3:01 PM
  7. GlobalCitizen replied to the thread California Bill Would Give $1,000 Fines to Retailers With Separate 'Girls' and 'Boys' Toy Sections.

    Yes, the very best conservative lawyers need to pro bono the first business that gets a fine. I believe that the Constitutional violation here is abridging freedom of speech.

    Mar 1, 2021 at 3:25 PM
  8. GlobalCitizen liked Sammy9000's post in the thread US bombs facilities in Syria used by Iran-backed militia.

    Bolton intentionally said nothing. Here's the meat in the last paragraph of your Military Times article by an AP writer: // In a statement released late Monday, ... To date,...

    Mar 1, 2021 at 3:15 PM
  9. GlobalCitizen replied to the thread Biden dismisses Uighur genocide as part of China’s ‘different norms.’.

    Once again both D's and R's are wrong. The problem isn't that Biden seemed to say the genocide is a norm. The problem is that he failed to describe the real danger, which has...

    Mar 1, 2021 at 1:42 PM
  10. GlobalCitizen replied to the thread Biden dismisses Uighur genocide as part of China’s ‘different norms.’.

    Apparently you have jumped into a conversation without learning the full context. I'm not upset at you. I never judged the overall Allied response, much less got upset about...

    Feb 26, 2021 at 6:09 AM
  11. GlobalCitizen replied to the thread Biden dismisses Uighur genocide as part of China’s ‘different norms.’.

    You do know that war involved millions? I'm sure if we had the internet/cells back then, one could have discovered all sorts of immoral behavior. Firebombing cities....

    Feb 25, 2021 at 5:29 PM
  12. GlobalCitizen replied to the thread Biden dismisses Uighur genocide as part of China’s ‘different norms.’.

    Again, you guys are comparing the actions of one country, at war, on the battlefield, with a country, at peace, acting against its own citizens. You are comparing dozens with...

    Feb 25, 2021 at 1:17 PM
  13. GlobalCitizen replied to the thread Biden dismisses Uighur genocide as part of China’s ‘different norms.’.

    China isn't at war . The US was. Look, I can make outrageous comparisons too: Yah know Stalin starved 20M people, but before we judge, look at all the bad stuff the US and...

    Feb 25, 2021 at 6:38 AM
  14. GlobalCitizen replied to the thread Biden dismisses Uighur genocide as part of China’s ‘different norms.’.

    Yeah, but now we add a pandemic. Originated there. Biolab next door to origin. Shady, accountable to no one, government. Didn't let anyone in to study what was killing the...

    Feb 25, 2021 at 6:20 AM
  15. GlobalCitizen replied to the thread Biden dismisses Uighur genocide as part of China’s ‘different norms.’.

    Numbers, identities? Locations of capture? Nothing? Just your word the US rounded folks up, on an ethnic basis, on the same magnitude, with the same purposes as the Chinese...

    Feb 25, 2021 at 6:08 AM
  16. GlobalCitizen replied to the thread Biden dismisses Uighur genocide as part of China’s ‘different norms.’.

    I consider the comparison between the US capture of combatants on the battlefield to the CCP imprisoning Uighurs as so ludicrous it's not even offensive.

    Feb 24, 2021
  17. GlobalCitizen replied to the thread Biden dismisses Uighur genocide as part of China’s ‘different norms.’.

    This isn't about your Trump v Dems Hollywood play. I'm done with it; it's time for adult talk. The CCP has proven to be very dangerous to the entire world. Biden's comments...

    Feb 24, 2021