from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- abbr. Commonwealth of Independent States
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- Commonwealth of Independent States
- (sports) Canadian Interuniversity Sport
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Despite what the PLA or the USAF wants to think – the Russians, otoh, have never had such illusions – any war between the US, China or the CIS is going nuclear within three days.
Perhaps the CIS is simply anti illegal immigration, a difference that is no doubt lost on those who write for this site.
CIS is definitely NOT an ‘anti-immigration hate group’, they are against illegal immigration and for legal immigration so long as it is reasonably controlled, as position many if not most Americans hold.
CIS is a spin-off of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), an organization that has been designated a hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center.
In fairness to Rorty, I think this is exactly what he thought he was arguing in CIS — his “band of eccentrics collaborating for mutual protection,” CIS at 59.
I found Rorty in CIS too quick to dismiss the advantages of a shared vocabulary, of working together to discover common truths, i.e., “metaphysics.”
CIS is good too, as are many other works; but they all take place against the backdrop of PMN.
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