posted on Sep, 24 2012 @ 11:12 PM
Originally posted by Rockpuck
reply to post by Druscilla
Right.. so if they held a theme titled "Wounded Knee 1890"
American poverty is unheard of wealth in most countries.
Our breadlines lasted a few years. It certainly wasn't institutional, and it didn't lead to millions dieing, and it wasn't forced localized
You've failed miserably, even with the use of strawmen arguments.
Your declaration of failure only quantifies your personal bias and failure in agreement.
Your declaration of failure is irrelevant.
I'm pretty certain 'Failure' is not yours, or any individuals to dispense with.
Point is, regarding my posts, the good old USA is just as dirty as the old USSR, possibly even more so in some arenas, and less so in others.
Guilt is mutual.
It's okay and fine to have some biased National pride, but, in the end, we are all citizens of one planet.
Learn some tolerance of other peoples.
Sure, there's a past anywhere and everywhere you go, there's a regional past, and usually a regional past that has details which can be thoroughly
Over reacting regarding the old Sickle and Hammer is silly.
Besides, this happened in the USA, where such expressions are supposedly protected under First Amendment Rights.
edit on 24-9-2012 by Druscilla because: (no reason given)