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by Twilight
Fri Dec 30, 2016 12:45 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics (Archive)
Topic: The biggest butcher in history
Replies: 45
Views: 5287

Re: The biggest butcher in history

Facts like URSS intervention in Hungary ? :juggling: :juggling: :juggling: There is no conspiracy theory, just lowest level of anti-american propaganda that you can find. It is written for people who do not bother to scroll down and see where they got that 20mil number from. Russia Today is 10 leve...
by Twilight
Thu Dec 29, 2016 12:35 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics (Archive)
Topic: The biggest butcher in history
Replies: 45
Views: 5287

Re: The biggest butcher in history

Facts like URSS intervention in Hungary ? :juggling: :juggling: :juggling: There is no conspiracy theory, just lowest level of anti-american propaganda that you can find. It is written for people who do not bother to scroll down and see where they got that 20mil number from. Russia Today is 10 level...
by Twilight
Thu Dec 29, 2016 2:56 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics (Archive)
Topic: The biggest butcher in history
Replies: 45
Views: 5287

Re: The biggest butcher in history

Perhaps looking at nation states and the deaths caused by them in modern history adds another perspective. In that case, the US has a lot of blood on its hands too. US Has Killed More Than 20 Million People in 37 “Victim Nations” Since World War II[ Many of these deaths were from wars/invasions/int...
by Twilight
Wed Dec 28, 2016 12:33 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: The case against Reality
Replies: 42
Views: 4206

Re: The case against Reality

Much of confusion arises by not clearly defining or understanding "real". What is real? And what is reality? What do "exists" and "does not exist" mean? Is anything that is perceived and/or conceived to be arising, staying and then ceasing real and/or existing? Unless the participants of a discussi...
by Twilight
Mon Dec 26, 2016 11:47 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Objections to the Anguttara Nikaya
Replies: 25
Views: 2649

Re: AN 10.47 Mahāli Sutta. To Mahāli

Think of it. In the event that akusalakammapathā AN 10.176 and pāpassa kammassa SN 42.8/AN 10.47 are the same (which definitely seems to be the case) - Then, AN 10.47 considers greed and hatred, as causes for doing bad deeds. However AN 10.176 considers the same greed and hatred as bad deeds by the...