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Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd May 2022, 01:33 PM
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Posted By Arcade22
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/may/23/geor...

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/may/23/george-orwell-1984-about-liberalism-not-totalitarianism-claims-moscow-diplomat

War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength. This might as...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 21st May 2022, 10:32 PM
Replies: 840
Views: 15,883
Posted By Arcade22
Whiteness is a spurious American notion that has...

Whiteness is a spurious American notion that has little to no relevance to European affairs. The people who think there's any significant commonality between Spaniards, Russians, Swedes and etc...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 9th May 2022, 09:06 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
Meanwhile in Russia, Putin whines like a little...

Meanwhile in Russia, Putin whines like a little bitch about "cancel culture" after having banned all independent media and prohibited anyone from calling his war a war. The great leader, nothing but...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 8th May 2022, 12:07 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
The Ukranians have recently liberated the village...

The Ukranians have recently liberated the village of Mala Rohan outside of Karkhiv. During the occupation of the area the Russians have left bodies of their own soldiers to rot, making no effort to...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 7th May 2022, 05:31 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/may/06/how-...

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/may/06/how-victory-day-became-central-to-putin-idea-of-russian-identity

A good article that explains Russias artifical fixation with the Soviet Unions...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 5th May 2022, 08:07 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/may/05/isra...

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/may/05/israel-says-putin-apologised-for-foreign-ministers-hitler-remarks



But that's not how nuclear weapons work....
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 3rd May 2022, 09:37 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
No it's meant literally. It's not the first time...

No it's meant literally. It's not the first time a Russian propagandist has made this specific claim to impress Russian proles.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 3rd May 2022, 09:32 AM
Replies: 505
Views: 22,341
Posted By Arcade22
Now that it's almost certain that Sweden will...

Now that it's almost certain that Sweden will join NATO it comes as no surprise that the Kremlin has started a public AD campaign to paint prominent Swedes (and thus Sweden) as being Nazis, such as...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 3rd May 2022, 09:18 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
These pathetic fantasies are pure Russian copium.

These pathetic fantasies are pure Russian copium.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 3rd May 2022, 02:51 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
The Russian foreign ministry doubles down on...

The Russian foreign ministry doubles down on Lavrov's anti-semitic outburst:



https://telegra-ph.translate.goog/Ob-antisemitizme-05-03?_x_tr_sl=auto&_x_tr_tl=en&_x_tr_hl=sv&_x_tr_pto=wapp
...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 28th April 2022, 11:10 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
Some Ukranians have modified commercial...

Some Ukranians have modified commercial off-the-shelf drones to be able to drop (relatively) small bombs with very good accuracy. In one recent video they managed to take out four or five Russians...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 28th April 2022, 01:54 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
Edit: Remove this

Edit: Remove this
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 28th April 2022, 09:16 AM
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Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/apr/28/done...

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/apr/28/donetsk-separatists-desperate-draft-campaign-empties-streets-of-men-ukraine

The only thing the Russians are liberating them from is life.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 27th April 2022, 02:04 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
Of course it won't stop Putin. He has made it...

Of course it won't stop Putin. He has made it completely clear that the economic impact of his invasion are completely irrelevant.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 26th April 2022, 03:14 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
Remember that Russia's ability to divert its gas...

Remember that Russia's ability to divert its gas exports to other customers is very limited. They can't just move a pipeline, expanding LNG exports is going to take a long time, and transporting gas...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 26th April 2022, 03:01 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
Don't worry. Red team is forced to consume...

Don't worry. Red team is forced to consume copious amounts of Vodka to simulate the Russian condition, I am sure.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 26th April 2022, 02:22 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
By the way, Russia has always prided itself on...

By the way, Russia has always prided itself on "always following contracts to the letter" regarding the export of Gas and Oil as a way of demonstrating how supposedly reliable and dependable they...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 26th April 2022, 02:17 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
Gerhard Schröder the Gas Meister claimed in a...

Gerhard Schröder the Gas Meister claimed in a recent NYT interview, that demonstrated how utterly conceited German political class has been regarding Russia, that they would never be cutting...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 26th April 2022, 02:14 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
Ukraine should totally liberate Transnistria and...

Ukraine should totally liberate Transnistria and return it to Moldova. This Russian colony has existed for to long.

Edit: I always call Moldova Moldavia. I have played too many historical strategy...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 25th April 2022, 08:34 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
Don't forget that this isn't just "dissidents...

Don't forget that this isn't just "dissidents against the state and government". People sometimes ignore the intense animosity and outright hatred a significant portion of the Russian population have...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 24th April 2022, 08:46 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
By the way, a couple of days ago or so the...

By the way, a couple of days ago or so the Russians sent a message to the Swedish authorities that 5 Swedish nationals had been killed in Ukraine. They didn't elaborate further.

Given that this...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 24th April 2022, 08:19 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
https://www.bbc.com/news/live/world-europe-6118546...

https://www.bbc.com/news/live/world-europe-61185469?ns_mchannel=social&ns_source=twitter&ns_campaign=bbc_live&ns_linkname=62652d7777811a20d37c982a%26Russia%20quietly%20allowing%20rape%20in%20Ukraine%2...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 24th April 2022, 08:11 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
Denial is not just the name of a river. Those...

Denial is not just the name of a river. Those shells will kill, maim and wound Russian soldiers no matter what your precious "b" says.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 24th April 2022, 07:57 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
They aren't just wishing them I'll, they are...

They aren't just wishing them I'll, they are sending weapons that are killing them dead.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd April 2022, 05:27 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
The delusional fantasy of their country being a...

The delusional fantasy of their country being a powerful glorious empire is quite important to many Russians. The importance of which that has been nurtured going back to the Russian Empire itself....
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd April 2022, 02:58 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
They can choose to fight it or leave instead of...

They can choose to fight it or leave instead of tolerating soldiers murdering and raping in their name. Those choices are open to most Russians. If you are trying to shame me into having sympathy for...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd April 2022, 01:24 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
Well I'd rather belive them than someone who...

Well I'd rather belive them than someone who always lies about everything, such as yourself and the usual Russian propaganda you post.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd April 2022, 01:20 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
Oh please Russia is a hellhole that only...

Oh please Russia is a hellhole that only encourages the worst in people. They are to blame for their indifference to human lives, including those of their own, and not me for pointing it out.


...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd April 2022, 02:34 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
Hot take: they are working hard to make things...

Hot take: they are working hard to make things that were already supposed to have been made years ago but weren't (corruption ain't cheap). Operating at even a quarter of their nominal capacity is a...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd April 2022, 02:15 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
Baghdad Bob would be proud.

Baghdad Bob would be proud.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 22nd April 2022, 05:36 PM
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Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
Russians are good at dying I'll give them that....

Russians are good at dying I'll give them that. Not much else though.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 22nd April 2022, 04:44 PM
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Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
Yes his poor heart almost imploded upon hearing...

Yes his poor heart almost imploded upon hearing how many Russian soldiers were dying.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 22nd April 2022, 03:29 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
No matter how many facelifts or Botox injections...

No matter how many facelifts or Botox injections he has had, he's an old man and he's Russian. Statistics are not on Putin's side.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 22nd April 2022, 06:26 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
https://www.theguardian.com/world/live/2022/apr/22...

https://www.theguardian.com/world/live/2022/apr/22/russia-ukraine-war-satellite-images-appear-to-show-mass-graves-near-mariupol-zelenskiy-says-ukraine-needs-7bn-a-month-in-aid-live?page=with:block-626...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 22nd April 2022, 05:35 AM
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Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
It's called "liberating and denazifying". Someone...

It's called "liberating and denazifying". Someone needs to get their story straight...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 22nd April 2022, 05:31 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
Yes because Bucha just clearly shows that there's...

Yes because Bucha just clearly shows that there's any limit to the atrocities these people are willing to perpetrate.

Murdering and raping civilians?!? Not a very Russian thing to do!
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 22nd April 2022, 03:05 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
https://www.theguardian.com/world/live/2022/apr/22...

https://www.theguardian.com/world/live/2022/apr/22/russia-ukraine-war-satellite-images-appear-to-show-mass-graves-near-mariupol-zelenskiy-says-ukraine-needs-7bn-a-month-in-aid-live?page=with:block-626...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 21st April 2022, 11:09 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
Note how puffy and bloated he looks. In the end...

Note how puffy and bloated he looks. In the end he will look like a Mongolian sumo wrestler because off too much cosmetic surgery.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 21st April 2022, 03:58 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/apr/21/puti...

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/apr/21/putin-blockade-mariupol-ukraine-forces-steelworks

How will Chechen fighters in new clothes, body armor with no insert plates and pristine guns film...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 20th April 2022, 04:51 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
I'm still hoping for an encore with the nuclear...

I'm still hoping for an encore with the nuclear powered missile. That was funny! Like something the Skaven from Warhammer would do.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 20th April 2022, 06:59 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
https://www.theguardian.com/world/live/2022/apr/20...

https://www.theguardian.com/world/live/2022/apr/20/russia-ukraine-war-latest-ukraine-repels-numerous-donbas-attacks-as-russian-logistics-falter-says-uk-live?page=with:block-6260061b8f08a92e240a08d9#bl...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 19th April 2022, 01:53 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
As an incentive to fight to the death they do...

As an incentive to fight to the death they do have death insurance, or at least they used to have that in the past I'm not certain about this new batch of cannon fodder. Naturally they are paid in...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 19th April 2022, 01:51 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
They are not meant to be occupying anything. They...

They are not meant to be occupying anything. They need to throw more bodies into the meat grinder while assaulting cities and they don't want to use Russian soldiers because we've already seen how...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 19th April 2022, 09:58 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
https://www.theguardian.com/world/live/2022/apr/19...

https://www.theguardian.com/world/live/2022/apr/19/russia-ukraine-war-zelenskiy-says-battle-for-donbas-has-begun-dialogue-between-macron-and-putin-stalls-live?page=with:block-625ee8d48f08cf2f8765ec30#...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 19th April 2022, 09:02 AM
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Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
When Putin is handing out awards to military...

When Putin is handing out awards to military units who are caught raping, murdering, torturing and looting civilians... then things like this just cease to be of any significance given the scale and...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 19th April 2022, 05:31 AM
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Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
On this scale it's definitively unique. But do...

On this scale it's definitively unique. But do continue to trivialize Russia's war crimes.



Well we give the Ukrainians weapons so that they can kill the Russians.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 19th April 2022, 05:28 AM
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Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/2022/04/19/uk...

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/2022/04/19/ukraine-russia-war-bucha-brigade-award

Rape, torture, random and targeted murder of civilians (especially those trying to flee or surrender),...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 19th April 2022, 02:38 AM
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Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
He's an innocent politician persecuted for his...

He's an innocent politician persecuted for his beliefs by the Neo-Nazi regime. His wife says so on Russian TV all the time! They will do it for humanitarian reasons only.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 18th April 2022, 06:10 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
It should be noted that the British POWs...

It should be noted that the British POWs explicitly asked Boris Johnson to exchange them with an Ukrainian. That makes no sense outside of Russian propaganda where Ukraine is ruled by a Neo-Nazi...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 18th April 2022, 06:00 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 124,268
Posted By Arcade22
The Russians haven't faced an "insurgency". The...

The Russians haven't faced an "insurgency". The Ukrainian military are not insurgents and they are the ones attacking the Russians.
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