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Post time 2013-2-6 01:04:11 |Display all floors
chinoamigo Post time: 2013-2-5 03:51
Burma yesterday, Zinbabwe today!




                  MoveOn!




     Just about time to move on ye old goats and old dogs with new tricks, about time so!













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Post time 2013-2-20 21:26:48 |Display all floors
RottenRobbie Post time: 2013-1-5 18:21
Beauty of Myanmar




The people of that beautiful country probably suffered the most & the longest under century long Anglo-British colonization as well as under Anglo empire's global isolationism, for another half a century right after colonialism.


Carrot & Stick,Bunny & Bully: What happen to bunnies if the bullies carry big sticks, and get to hold of almost all the carrots around? That's our world, now and then.

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Post time 2013-2-21 10:07:09 |Display all floors


While good people of French Colonies Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam went through both century of Colonialism and decade of savage wars.
It is a pay back time ; a man got to do what a man got to do, thy ye Colonial Masters .

Carrot & Stick,Bunny & Bully: What happen to bunnies if the bullies carry big sticks, and get to hold of almost all the carrots around? That's our world, now and then.

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Post time 2013-3-13 17:49:56 |Display all floors
chinsyou Post time: 2013-1-21 11:27
Newyorker joe, you said that " Colonial master Anglo-British had benefited immensely in Burma for ...



             Heartless Souless Colonialist Imperialist -


        First they caused you miseries & suffering through colonialism for centuries,

        then when you turn to find relief in socialism,they strangled & choke you through their monopoly

        control of global economy, financial & military power for decades.


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Post time 2013-3-14 23:52:35 |Display all floors

Barbarianmo,

With the rise of Middle Kingdom China and others, their 'once absolute monopoly' is waning; say, compared to 50 yrs ago. In 50 yrs from now, it will be history.




The good, the bad & the ugly! When crony capitalists rule, or ruin the world,things turn upside down.The good become the bad, the bad & ugly turn good. What a world we live in!

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Post time 2013-5-7 03:29:08 |Display all floors
barbarianmo Post time: 2013-3-13 17:49
Heartless Souless Colonialist Imperialist -


The truth is that -

the world in general became poorer and poorer since the rise of thievery Anglo & the Western colonial imperial power.


                                                                             ['Revolution is not a dinner party' ~ Mao]


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Post time 2013-5-8 15:44:58 |Display all floors
GustyWind Post time: 2013-2-20 21:26
The people of that beautiful country probably suffered the most & the longest under century lon ...



Its about 'Lesser of two evils'!


   Myanmar probably has suffered the worst and has faced the longest tragic end & isolation among 40-something colonies under British.  
It was said that British snapped her just before France was planning to do the same, from next door Laos, a French colony.
Under the French the lesser evil, homogeneous tiny Burma, at least, would have been spared from onslaught with
millions of immigration of muslims & others from giant British India subcontinent. While Laos has no (forced)foreignimmigration,
its also more developed and peaceful.


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