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Fear Is the Best Weapon Against China

The American Spectator 09 Aug 2022
Unless U.S ... In his history of the Peloponnesian War, Thucydides wrote that most nations go to war because of “fear, honor, and interest.” Allison sees forces at work that are leading China and the U.S ... But what about fear? According to Allison, America’s fear of China’s rise — like Athens’ fear of Sparta’s rise — will make war more likely ... U.S ... .

Contra Cass Sunstein. We Argue, IT HAS ALREADY HAPPENED HERE. Jewish-Gangster-Fascism Is the Real Power ...

The Unz Review 08 Aug 2022
This article in Counter-Currents makes for interesting reading. Cass Sunstein, the Unprincipled Man. https.// ... are Jews ... Video Link ... True democracy was really a form of populism in Ancient Athens ... Athenian democracy was a come-and-go affair, and Athens lost to Sparta ... Consider.

Bible verse - Isaiah Isa.28:5-7; quote by Thucydides

Victoria Advocate 04 Aug 2022
Isaiah Isa.28.5-7 ... Thucydides (460 B.C.-400 B.C.) was an Athenian historian and general ... war between Sparta and Athens until the year 411 B.C. Recommended For You ....

Ancient Greece Was a Debauched Disney Trip for Romans

The Daily Beast 31 Jul 2022
terra-cotta statuettes, trinkets, pots of Hymettian honey, silk scarves from Cos, gnarled walking sticks from Sparta, copies of racy Milesian love stories, and entire temple columns and thousands of statues ... Athens and its harbor Piraeus, Delphi, Corinth, Sparta, Olympia, and Epidauros.

Which side does time favor in a geopolitical conflict?

Korea Times 27 Jul 2022
By Lee Jong-eun. In 1947, in the early days of the Cold War, U.S. diplomat George Kennan wrote a policy document proposing recommendations for a U.S. Cold War strategy ... Kennan's proposals became the basis for the U.S ... As Sparta defeated more advanced Athens in ancient Greece, the Cold War's outcome might have been different had different Soviet and U.S.

McMinn High senior Kelby Norwood wins Late Model Division event at Mountain View Raceway

The Daily Post-Athenian 26 Jul 2022
SPRING CITYShannon Norwood of Fullmoon Graphics in Athens was a proud poppa Saturday night, as his 17-year-old son Kelby Norwood made history in the Late Model Division with a win in the 25-lap Feature Race driving the Exit Real Estate Rocket and became the youngest driving to ever win a Late Model race at Mountain View Raceway.

The Big Lie Strategy in America of the Super-Rich. “Monopolizing the Resources and Assets of ...

GlobalResearch 26 Jul 2022
Will the next generation micro drones and robots, energy weapons on low-orbit satellites, be used in some glorious Normandy Landing, or Athens-Sparta conflict between civilizations and nation states? Or might the final intention be to employ these weapons so as to attack the ...

Air units join the fight to control the blaze in Greater Athens

Greek City Times 20 Jul 2022
At least 420 firefighters, including a team from Romania, battled to contain a fire as night fell that ripped across Mount Penteli and came close to homes in the greater Athens region ... Firefighters and citizens with breathing problems and minor injuries were transferred to hospitals in Athens for assistance, according to an announcement by EKAB.

Mykonos: Greek woman and her Albanian boyfriend arrested for cocaine trafficking

Greek City Times 20 Jul 2022
In addition €21,740 in cash was found, in addition to three mobile phones ... Tags ... Athens Bureau July 20, 2022 ... Fires still raging across Athens. Athens Bureau July 20, 2022 ... Air units join the fight to control the blaze in Greater Athens ... Athens Bureau July 20, 2022. Organic olives and olive oil from Sparta in Greece were studied by American universities ... .

Fires still raging across Athens

Greek City Times 20 Jul 2022
According to the spokesperson, emphasis was being given to the southwest side of the fire near the Attiki Odos highway and the facilities of the Athens public transport organisation, as well as on the southeast, again near the Attiki Odos highway, near the Vianex facilities ... Athens, athens fire, fire, Greece news, Greek news.

The Fabulous Fashion of the Minoan Civilization

Greek City Times 20 Jul 2022
The Minoans of Bronze Age Crete! ... Looking at the Minoan frescoes and the Minoan figurines that have been found in Crete, in ancient Greece (Sparta, Athens) as well as in ancient Egypt, and Mesopotamia, we see that the Minoans are the first in the world who cut and sewed clothes to the measurements of a person ... READ MORE ... 0. Athens Bureau July 21, 2022.

The End of Western Civilization, by Michael Hudson

The Unz Review 12 Jul 2022
Out of this situation Greek reformer-“tyrants” arose in the 7th and 6th centuries BC from Sparta to Corinth, Athens and Greek islands ... It was the Greek “tyrants” who overthrow mafia-like autocracies in the 7th and 6th centuries BC, paving the way for the economic and proto-democratic takeoffs of Sparta, Corinth and Athens.

Escaping the Thucydides' Trap

China Daily 07 Jul 2022
The term is based on a quote by ancient Athenian historian and military general Thucydides, who in his 'History of the Peloponnesian War' wrote, "it was the rise of Athens and the fear that this instilled in Sparta that made war inevitable".  The term was ...

Convenient Omissions: The Ukraine-EU Candidacy Show

Dissident Voice 30 Jun 2022
The relentlessly questioning Giandomenico Majone regards the body as occupying a world where “the language of democratic politics is largely unintelligible”, seeing a closer parallel with ancient Sparta rather than Athens, “where the popular assembly voted yes or no to the ...

Soldiers of Bronze: The Greek Hoplite, the Phalanx, and the Battle that Defined Them

Ancient Origins 27 Jun 2022
Photo taken at the exhibition "Democracy and the Battle of Marathon" held in 2010, in Athens, Greece ... Persian expansion into the Greek world commenced at the end of the 6th century, with Persian forces taking Thrace, Macedonia, Ionia, and the Aegean islands, leaving only a handful of Greek city states such as Athens and Sparta left.

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