Saïd Amin
@said

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Seattle, WA
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Apr 9, 2015

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said Saïd Amin (@said) on Pinned comment
Awesome article Sean; thanks for sharing!

"Being human is not about individual survival or escape. It’s a team sport. Whatever future humans have, it will be together." So true, and I'd like to add that the more one is willing to practice/experience multi-dimensional thinking (vs a 2 dimensional b ... Read more
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Due to human perturbation the balance of nature has gone amiss; this is a rare example of equilibrium between human beings, animals and their environment.
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Thought it worthwhile to share this comment: “EJ,

Another myth that needs to go:

The belief that only the edges of the political spectrum can be "extreme."

Actually, anyone who implements or supports horrible policies, or fights against good policies, or tries to prevent policies that would help ... Read more
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I dunno about their rankings ('Rosemary's Baby' is #9?!) but lots of great movies listed!
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said Saïd Amin (@said) replied to iraj (@iraj) on Pinned comment
Re: #1: anger and a desire for change was upon us during (and well before) the elections but the party elites were deliberately obtuse. As author John Atcheson said in his latest article, "If you want change, you can't keep voting for people resisting change." bit.ly/2zaoelV
I do some grass ... Read more
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said Saïd Amin (@said) replied to Ash (@Ash_) on Pinned comment
Excellent comment/insights! Also, we're largely immune to international law given the extent to which we can unilaterally set (and reset) rules as we see fit. Trump is testing this theory/outlook to the nth degree. We'll see how the world reacts.
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I read somewhere that he charges between $100,000 to $300,000 for speaking engagements.
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said Saïd Amin (@said) replied to ayatoilet (@ayatoilet) on Pinned comment
3 way alliance: I seriously doubt it. Also, while Russia has historically been wary of their giant Eastern neighbor, they have been deepening their ties to China. It's estimated that China/Russia 2017 bilateral trade rose to $84.07 billion, an increase of almost 21 percent. If anything the emerging ... Read more
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A friend texted me on Friday while visiting her parents -- she was aghast at seeing a monarchist/royalist TV station covering MEK statement on openness to work with "all who love Iran" regardless of past political differences. Good grief....smh. 🤦🏽
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