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Posts on 02/24/18

"Limits of Empathy" in the Holocaust

(Istvan Simon, USA, 02/24/18 6:06 am) As someone whose grandparents were brutally removed from their home by armed men without a conscience, forced into cattle cars with thousands of other unfortunates who would suffer the same fate, dep ...

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"Speaking as a Scientist," Troll Farms, and Potemkin Villages; from Gary Moore

(John Eipper, USA, 02/24/18 4:14 am) Gary Moore writes: I'm amazed at Istvan Simon's replies to news, already old, that quantum physics has steadily progressed in closing the loopholes in "e ...

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Posts on 02/23/18

No Debtors` Prisons in the US

(David Duggan, USA, 02/23/18 3:28 pm) In response to Eugenio Battaglia (23 February), there are no debtors' prisons in the United States. The only possibility of imprisonment for failure to pay a debt is for contumacious failur ...

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The Wager...

(Tor Guimaraes, USA, 02/23/18 3:11 pm) I reply to Istvan Simon's challenge as follows: First, let's see if I can come up with specific names of Quantum Physics researchers who might be willing to communicate with Istvan. I w ...

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Israel, Palestinian Refugees, and the UN

(Luciano Dondero, Italy, 02/23/18 3:02 pm) I would like to thank Carmen Negrín (21 February) for her fascinating recounting of her experience in the field after the Oslo agreements. I wonder if there are internet venues where one can f ...

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There Was No Danger of a Stalinist Spain

(Carmen Negrin, France, 02/23/18 2:53 am) Obviously it is for Paul Preston and Ángel Viñas to respond again to Nigel Jones (21 February) if they so wish, but I will add my little grain of salt. We are talking here about ob ...

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US Developments: Guns and Debts

(Eugenio Battaglia, Italy, 02/23/18 2:34 am) I read in Veterans Today that an estimated 77 million Americans have debts that have been transferred to private collection agencies. Thousands have ended up in jail over debts as small as $2 ...

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Posts on 02/22/18

Chinese Teleportation, Quantum Entanglement...and a Wager

(Istvan Simon, USA, 02/22/18 5:23 pm) Tor Guimaraes offered the following on February 20th: "Many researchers in Quantum Physics would contradict what Istvan Simon wrote on 16 February: 'Nothing can affect a remote system instan ...

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A Historical Algorithm? Thucydides

(Alan Levine, USA, 02/22/18 5:10 pm) There are always exceptions, but here's my offering for the closest thing to a historical truism. It comes from Thucydides in the Melian dialogue: "The strong do what they can; the wea ...

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Could Churchill and FDR Have Accepted Peace? Does History Have Algorithms?

(Angel Vinas, Belgium, 02/22/18 4:38 am) I'm down in bed with the flu, but I wouldn't want to pass over the turn this discussion is taking. In response to Eugenio Battaglia (February 19th), history doesn't play like a comp ...

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