Saïd Amin
@said

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Seattle, WA
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Apr 9, 2015

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said Saïd Amin (@said) replied to Cyrus___ (@Cyrus___) on Pinned comment
"Alas, a reasonable person could not argue that Iran is taking all practicable measures to get itself off the path to war with America."

The mere existence of the regime and its raison d'être puts it on a perpetual path of conflict with the US. Nothing short of regime change or humiliating capitula ... Read more
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said Saïd Amin (@said) on Pinned comment
Thank you for this article Shahir-jaan.
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said Saïd Amin (@said) on Pinned comment
Domestic issues, particularly the economy, are historically most important to voters; presidential elections are usually won or lost over this one issue.

2016 was an anomaly of sorts with polls showing foreign policy, especially terrorism, on the minds of voters.

The polls reflect very real and w ... Read more
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said Saïd Amin (@said) on Pinned comment
It's not a 'crisis' but an absolute catastrophe (chart from goo.gl/uW53JA). Perspective: for all our domestic complaints/challenges about life in the US, it's important to remember that globally speaking we're still incredibly privileged.
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said Saïd Amin (@said) replied to Dakho (@Dakho) on Pinned comment
Karaoke. Watch out ;)
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said Saïd Amin (@said) on Pinned comment
Forget Iran/KSA...Yemen! Those poor, poor people suffering. And of course, most of the American public could care less -- US foreign policy has such an outsized impact on the lives of so many around the world, that we (US citizens) absolutely should care. The only adamant/consistent voices I hear ab ... Read more
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said Saïd Amin (@said) on Pinned comment
Nothing like a few good wins to stop the incessant finger-pointing ;)
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