Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact

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Re: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact

Postby Aditya_V » 15 Oct 2020 17:37

Quite Frankly- 2 countries who have not done a real Lockdown, PRC(only Wuhan) and close Ally Pakis. if it was a real pandemic- 5% of these 2 countries populations should have been knocked off by now.

There is deliberately no clear data of

- How many people have died country wise due to various causes
- out of which in how many cases the main cause is Covid (not with Covid but by Covid).
- Comparative PY year wise deaths with base population estimations

Looks like a lot of vested interests for various reasons have spread panic and stalled a lot of things.
PRC - a gainer by never doing a Nation wide lockdown and even tried to take Miltary advantage with us by forming an Invasion force when India had probably put in the World wide strongest lockdowns.
Democrats- as the US economy has tanked and they expect the frustration to benefit them
BIF gang with is feasting on the news of economic slowdowns and stresses caused by locking up of the economy.
BIG Hospitals , Pharma, Municipal folks , through high hospitalization bills, naming and shaming posters etc. - how come if all our economies can wait- why could these big Hospital's economy never waits??

Spain and Italy everyone has enjoyed summer vacations at beaches, after spreading panic. Children are back in School since September -20 in Britain- without BBC blaring it out and not concentrating on inevitable odd sick child.

This has made India relatively uncompetive and many teachers, children dropping transport persons under stress, Indian children are under stress at home while kids in other parts of the world are quietly going to school.

When Indian school will reopen 1 in 200 million children will get sick and see the Tamasha- complete contrast to the way things have quietly opened in Britain.

If it is a real pandemic where is the data? its missing.

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Re: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact

Postby darshan » 15 Oct 2020 18:17

It's Hindu religious places that need to fight back but most of them aren't for various reasons. The key to unshackle them is held by Hindu voters. It's a chicken and egg issue. Just see how there are more restrictions on hindu organizations than liquor stores during chinese pandemic.

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Re: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact

Postby sudarshan » 15 Oct 2020 18:35

To the Aditya's (AdityaVM and Aditya_V) - yes, there's a lot more going on with COVID than meets the eye. I've been noticing also. The only thread on it in this forum doesn't allow any discussion on that. Yes the data is funny, or vital aspects of the data are plain missing in many cases. The more you look at what exists, the funnier it looks. Just keep your eyes and ears open, is all. COVID is a real health issue, but not in the way it's portrayed.

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Re: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact

Postby darshan » 15 Oct 2020 18:39

Lockdowns across the world has definitely allowed churches to recollect many that they had lost or were about to head out. Not to mention collect more due to newly introduced poverty and NGOs to collect virus help funds. Tons of businesses across the world got bailed out due to pandemic and that's allowed many to wash off hidden dirt off their books. Churches in various manners own lot of this businesses. Especially in education and medical fields.

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Re: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact

Postby Haresh » 23 Oct 2020 20:53

How Bolivia's left returned to power months after Morales was forced out

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/ ... orales-mas

"As interim president Áñez had a simple mandate: to lead Bolivia peacefully towards fresh elections. Instead, with the help of her hardline interior minister Arturo Murillo, the conservative Christian set about pursuing Morales supporters and alienating Bolivia’s indigenous majority with [b]a display of Bible bashing and brute force[/b]."

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Re: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact

Postby sudarshan » 23 Oct 2020 21:10

^ Is that reporting being deliberately misleading? The alienation seems to be because of her Bible thumping, not Bible bashing.

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Re: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact

Postby Haresh » 23 Oct 2020 21:56

sudarshan wrote: Is that reporting being deliberately misleading? The alienation seems to be because of her Bible thumping, not Bible bashing.


No not at all.
"Bible bashing" is English English. It means the same as thumping.

Have you watched the James Bond film with Daniel Craig set in a central American country. can't remember the name, the villan has a massive base in the desert and in the last scene he leaves the villan in the desert with a can of oil to drink?
It's all about Lithium reserves, and it is not to far from the truth.

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Re: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact

Postby sudarshan » 23 Oct 2020 23:21

Haresh wrote:No not at all.
"Bible bashing" is English English. It means the same as thumping.


Did not know that, I think there might have been others like me who interpreted it the wrong way, so good to get that cleared up.

Have you watched the James Bond film with Daniel Craig set in a central American country. can't remember the name, the villan has a massive base in the desert and in the last scene he leaves the villan in the desert with a can of oil to drink?
It's all about Lithium reserves, and it is not to far from the truth.


That must be one of the more recent films, not the vintage ones. I haven't watched the one you talk about. I agree that it's about the lithium.

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Re: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact

Postby Haresh » 24 Oct 2020 20:14

Quantum of Solace

The film is about seizing water supplies, but the west is after the Lithium around the world.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quantum_of_Solace

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Re: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact

Postby chanakyaa » 25 Oct 2020 04:27

Agree. Lithium is the new Yellow Gold. OECD countries are already scheduled to force switch all motor transport to All Electric by 2040 (or something). Little dated map below but still relevant.

Geopolitics of Lithium

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