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Why looting during a hurricane is okay

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Why looting during a hurricane is okay

Postby Thinktank » Sep 11th, 2017, 11:20 am

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so if thieves are stealing stuff during a hurricane, and you steal the thing first, you actually
took it from another thief, not from the original owner. So that makes it okay.

It's not nice, but it's okay.


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Ukraine is broke, and undertook a war on that portion of the country that provided 30% of GDP. Now a draft, for an army, for a war, for a government that will - get this - implement IMF/EU *austerity*.
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Re: Why looting during a hurricane is okay

Postby StraitTalk » Sep 11th, 2017, 9:00 pm

Products of a society that leaves seemingly no choices but to take advantage of others, as from their point of view that's what's happening to them.
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Re: Why looting during a hurricane is okay

Postby the truth » Sep 12th, 2017, 7:52 am

http://www.ctvnews.ca/world/prison-over ... -1.3584194 these people have no respect for nothing
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Re: Why looting during a hurricane is okay

Postby Silverstarqueen » Sep 13th, 2017, 6:06 am

Cuba was also hard hit by the hurricane. By recent accounts, the aftermath was civilized and about as organized as you can expect. Same weather event, different society, different people. I think the looters were quite aware that there was virtually no aid coming for days or weeks and it was going to be survival of the meanest in the meantime.
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Re: Why looting during a hurricane is okay

Postby the truth » Sep 13th, 2017, 7:33 am

so why the difference then ?do the locals in the usa not care about there community as much as the locals in cuba do ?
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Re: Why looting during a hurricane is okay

Postby Ka-El » Sep 13th, 2017, 8:21 am

the truth wrote:so why the difference then ?

StraitTalk wrote:Products of a society that leaves seemingly no choices but to take advantage of others, ...
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