comparing treatment of iraq with israel

Comparing Treatment of Iraq with Israel: Shameful Differences

To view the video, click this link below Comparing Treatment of Iraq with Treatment of Israel       https://open.substack.com/pub/ericarnow/p/comparing-the-un-treatment-of-iraq?r=1iig8&utm_campaign=post&utm_medium=web&showWelcomeOnShare=true Einstein Letter to the NY Timeshttps://open.substack.com/pub/ericarnow/p/comparing-the-un-treatment-of-iraq?r=1iig8&utm_campaign=post&utm_medium=web&showWelcomeOnShare=true Introduction Comparing the treatment of Iraq with Israel, and how it is treated, reveals a number of interesting, if not disturbing, paradoxes and contexts that are governing our current situation. Recent Attacks by Israel: Violations of Both Humanitarian and International Law Many of you may have heard about several serious attacks that Israel has engaged in recently. One was an attack on people who are serving food to starving people. It’s called the World …

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Vladimir Putin's approval rating over time

Putin’s Approval Rating: Open Response to Seymour Hersh’s Post on Putin’s Landslide Victory

Seymour Hersh on Vladimir Putin’s Approval Rating and Resounding Victory: An Open Response Recently, renowned journalist, Seymour Hersh questioned Putin’s approval rating and poll results, which he posted in an article on his Substack.  I, as a free subscriber, received an email, which was truncated, since I don’t pay for a subscription. There are many great journalists, and I just don’t have the money to support everyone. But I was struck by his opening: Forwarded this email? Subscribe here for more THE IRON-CLAD PIÑATA Putin is an enemy the West cannot topple—so why does Biden keep swinging? The Russian president’s …

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Angry Uncle Sam. His plot failed again

5 Big Victories: Vladimir Putin Wins Landslide Election

Curses, Foiled Again! Western Attempts to Oust Vladimir Putin and Subjugate Russia Fail Again–Big Time! Well, it’s really teeth gnashing time, big time. Vladimir Putin wins in a landslide election. It’s Putin’s 5th election win.  And Uncle Sam, who’s been diligently trying to undermine the ‘evil dictator’ Vladimir Putin, has failed, with the Russian President re-elected yet again, and this time with an overwhelming 87% Yes vote, in a record 77% turnout. The Communist Party, which usually comes in second in Russian elections, scored only about 4%. The next best result was the New People’s Party, which scored slightly less. …

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Dualistic thinking. compared with Oriental thinking (nondualistic)

Dualistic Thinking and Ego: The Roots of Global Conflict

Dualistic Thinking and Ego: The Roots of Western Conflict “Liars, Murderers, all of you liars! You’re only happy when you see something die..why don’t you kill yourselves and be happy…You and your ‘God’s country…Freedom’! I pity you!…you’re three DEAD Men!”                                                                                    –Marilyn Monroe, in her last movie, The Misfits, 1962. She watched as Clark Gable tied up a horse to …

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toxic people

Many Toxic People: Remembering Victoria Nuland, AKA ‘Toria the Terrible’

On the Retirement of Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Victoria Nuland Remembering Victoria Nuland   Washington DC has been called the Swamp. It looks to be filled with toxic people. Victoria Nuland first came into my consciousness with the notorious intercepted phone call with the US Ambassador Geoffrey Pyatt in February, 2014. It was bad enough that she was planning a coup, which was obvious from the discussion of which puppet would run the country. But her crude remark overriding any sentiments of the EU—’ And you know, Fu(k the EU’, was so undiplomatic, to use a mild …

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pervasive feeling of anxiety and panic among western leaders

Western Leaders, So Smug a Year Ago, Are Feeling Anxiety and Panic

Anxiety and Panic Have Seized the Formerly Smug Nato Western Elites Before I left the USA in 2004, I asked myself, “Is America redeemable?” And the answer I came up with, was ‘no’. While the Western leaders put on a brave face, in fact, they are increasingly anxious and panicking, as they lose control, not just of the situation but of the narrative as they pull the wool over the eyes of their people.   When Things Are Out of Control, Withdraw I was also introduced to Confucian basics in a little Zen group one day seminar. I was struck …

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10 Reasons Why Jill Stein Is the Best Candidate for 2024

What Chance Does Jill Stein Have to Be POTUS in 2024?   Here We Go Again—Another Edition of the Presidential Soap Opera Here we are in 2024, and the quadrennial US Presidential fiasco is gaining steam. And let’s be frank: Jill Stein has got the slimmest of chances this year of being elected President. What’s more, if she were elected, she’d have to deal with the “Washington DC Blob”. So why waste time writing an article about Jill Stein and why she’s the best candidate for 2024?   Bleak US political Situation Here are a couple of notable quotes I …

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Does America hate china? American bald eagle and chinese dragon glaring at each other

6 Reasons Why You Should Hate China–Sarcasm or Propaganda?

There Are 6 Reasons Why You Should Hate China   There’s a big controversy these days in the West over who is the real Boogey Man, you know, evil incarnate. Lex Luthor or even Satan himself….or maybe even China?? So I am going to make it easy for you in this article to explain why you should hate China…not that Russia, Iran, North Korea, Venezuela, Nicaragua, Cuba, Syria, aren’t about to wreck our great Western, and especially American (that is the United States of America) way of life. The two Coke or Pepsi political parties we have to choose from, …

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The war on consciousness

The War on Consciousness: Manufacturing Stupidity

Diplomacy for Dummies Recently, a stark example of the war on consciousness in the West was on full display: https://www.rt.com/russia/592298-polyansky-western-diplomacy-primitive/ Russians have had to dumb down their speeches at the UN so other countries can understand them, deputy representative Dmitry Polyansky has said I don’t know what media you consume for your news, but the recent press conference by President Joe Biden, where he refers to President El-Sisi as the president of Mexico comes to mind. Mexico is on the US border. President El Sisi is the current leader of Egypt, which is what…5000 miles away from the US East …

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My China Pilgrimage started with meeting Xiao Jun Jie and Meio Guang Fashi, my first two Chinese friends

My China Pilgrimage: The Greatest Experience of My Life

Background to My Talk   My China Pilgrimage was the most transformative experience of my life.  On January 21st, 2014, I gave a talk to a group of monks at Wat Suan Dok, in Chiang Mai, Thailand. They are students at a University associated with the temple, Wat Suan Dok. These monks come from Nepal, Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand, Lao. After I gave my presentation, there was a question and answer session for about an hour. Here are some of the thoughts I expressed at the meeting. First, I told them that I had studied basic traditional Buddhism at the San …

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