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NATO the Greatest Threat to Civilization

Armstrong Economics 26 Jan 2023
This to me is the same as Athens demanding tribute from Greek cities that became the Delian League ... The USA is like Athens ... That exploitation led to discontent and many then joined with Sparta to attack the arrogance of Athens. It was then that Persia supported Sparta to defeat Athens in 404 BC ... Athens fell in 404 BC.
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"Danger Zone": Why China May Pose a Greater Threat as its Power Peaks

The Maritime Executive 23 Jan 2023
In assessing the threat posed by China, it has become popular to refer to the Thucydides’ trap, named after the Greek historian and general who blamed the Peloponnesian War on the threat posed by a rising Athens to an established Sparta. The message is clear. a turbo-charged China has increased the likelihood of conflict with America ... ....
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Mathews: Can California improve the lives of its people?

East Bay Times 21 Jan 2023
Twenty years ago, the Los Angeles Times sent me to Sacramento to interview an anti-tax activist named Ted Costa, who had filed a petition that would lead to the recall of California’s governor ... “We are the modern equivalent of the ancient city-states of Athens and Sparta,” said Schwarzenegger in his fourth State of the State address ... Opinion . ... .
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US Imperial Dominance Disguised as Democratic Deterrence

Common Dreams 16 Jan 2023
More than two millennia ago, in the History of the Peloponnesian War, Thucydides recounted a disastrous conflict Athens waged against Sparta ... A passage from it describing an ultimatum Athens gave a weaker power has stayed with me all these years ... It didn’t end well for Athens, nor will it for the United States.
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Imperial Dominance Disguised as Democratic Deterrence

Antiwar 16 Jan 2023
More than two millennia ago, in the History of the Peloponnesian War, Thucydides recounted a disastrous conflict Athens waged against Sparta ... A passage from it describing an ultimatum Athens gave a weaker power has stayed with me all these years ... It didn’t end well for Athens, nor will it for the United States.
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America's worst pastime: Why our National Defense Strategy has no plan for peace

Alternet 16 Jan 2023
More than two millennia ago, in the History of the Peloponnesian War, Thucydides recounted a disastrous conflict Athens waged against Sparta ... A passage from it describing an ultimatum Athens gave a weaker power has stayed with me all these years ... It didn’t end well for Athens, nor will it for the United States.
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Alaattin Çakıcı: The Turkish "Al Capone" threatened Greece

Greek City Times 10 Jan 2023
"If the inhabitants of Istanbul blow, there will be an earthquake of 15 Richter in Athens" ... If the people of Constantinople blow, a 15 Richter earthquake will occur in Athens, Komotini, Kavala and Sparta," the criminal boss said ... Previous Article Over 2.7 million people traveled through Athens Airport in 2022 ... Athens Bureau January 11, 2023.
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Global Discord: Values and Power in a Fractured World Order — the precarious nature of international relations

The Irish Times 08 Jan 2023
File photograph. New York Times Vic Duggan ... Author ... £32 ... Seeing great power confrontation as inevitable, pessimists — or realists — often draw the parallel between the rise of China to challenge US hegemony and that of late 19th-century Britain versus rising Germany, or of Sparta challenging Athens in classical Greece — the so-called Thucydides trap ... .
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Ancient Greece had extreme polarization and civil strife too -- how Thucydides can help us ...

The Facts 05 Jan 2023
Early in his great work, “History of the Peloponnesian War,” about the decades-long war (431–404 BC) between Athens and Sparta, Athenian historian ... He writes about the civil conflict in Corcyra (modern Corfu) over the broader war between Athens and Sparta over territory and power.
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Alexander the Great and the birth of the modern world

Economist 05 Jan 2023
The rest is world history ... not as democratic or sovereign as golden-age Athens, but endowed with well-functioning institutions, ample public amenities and a civic pride in which people of many languages and faiths could participate ... Athens above all, but also Corinth, Thebes and warlike Sparta ... \nPrivately, she goes further.
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Sportswashing Is Everywhere, but It’s Not New

The Post and Courier 29 Dec 2022
This story was originally published on April 11, 2022 ... And they've succeeded ... “There's a long war between Athens and Sparta. Athens looks like it's getting its ass handed to it ... And so an Athenian politician named Alcibiades comes to the Olympic Games in 416 [B.C.E.], right in the middle of the war, when things are going bad for Athens ... Erick W ... .
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Alex Jones vs Nick Fuentes on the JQ and HQ(Or Hitler Question), by Jung-Freud

The Unz Review 18 Dec 2022
Video Link. We believe Alex Jones’ genuine revulsion for Hitler(and other tyrants), but there is more to ‘Hitler’ than Hitler, indeed from the fact that he’s singled out as the worst of the worst. For Jews, the answer is obvious ... Sparta prevailed over Athens, but Sparta fell too within a generation. Nothing lasts forever ... ....
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Twitter Exposing the Real Threat – Leftist Revolution

Armstrong Economics 15 Dec 2022
The 1848 Revolution was precisely on time and our model on LEFTIST Revolutions begins with the birth of Sparta around 889 BC. The very word “SPARTA” means self-restraint. As I have written before, Sparta NEVER issued any coinage ... It was Sparta’s constant LEFTIST ...
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Traffic disruptions on Thursday due to 7th Phidippides Run

Ekathimerini 24 Nov 2022
The 7th Authentic Phidippides Run follows a course of 490 kilometers, from Athens to Sparta and back to Athens, in honor of the ancient Greek namesake runner and messenger, who run from Athens to Sparta to request the assistance of the ...
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Feast Day of Agia Aikaterini, the Great Martyr of Alexandria

Greek City Times 24 Nov 2022
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