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David B. Goldstein has been interested in public policy since the 1960 election. His key political principle is self-consistency. Political beliefs should be based on reality and logic. These are the ideas that motivated America’s Founding Fathers.

Diaries published: 10 (48 days since last diary on Fri Apr 10, 2015 at 08:08 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 12 (48 days since last comment on Fri Apr 10, 2015 at 11:41 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 74

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: Everything they say we are, THEY are, 44 comments, 44 recommends

People Following David B Goldstein: 1

David B Goldstein's Most Recent Diaries:

I don’t see a lot of movies, except on airplanes, and this is not the kind of movie that airlines like to show. The film is a documentary about how climate change deniers twist the truth and cast ...
by David B Goldstein
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Apr 10, 2015 at 08:08 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Over the past few weeks, oil prices have declined from over $100 a barrel to under $50 a barrel. Should environmentalists be worried that this will cause people to turn away from clean energy and ...
by David B Goldstein
Comment Count 17 comments on Wed Dec 24, 2014 at 10:59 AM PST with 5 Recommends
This essay suggests some policies that might be the basis for consensus on divisive political issues.It suggests an agenda for economic development based on making markets work more effectively for ...
by David B Goldstein
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Nov 30, 2012 at 09:13 AM PST with 1 Recommend
Following the election, both sides seem to be in disarray. Republicans are puzzling over why they lost and what they can do about it. Democrats don’t seem to know what they want to do with their ...
by David B Goldstein
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Nov 28, 2012 at 08:58 AM PST with 0 Recommends
The Congressional Research Service recently released a study on the relationship of higher tax rates on the rich to economic growth. http://www.docstoc.com/docs/134693051/CRS-Report-Top-Tax-Rates ...
by David B Goldstein
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Nov 15, 2012 at 08:07 AM PST with 8 Recommends
My previous essay on fairy-tales of the “right” showed how the master narrative of the Republicans this year was based on misinformation, logical errors, disinformation, and even outright lies. ...
by David B Goldstein
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Nov 09, 2012 at 08:05 AM PST with 0 Recommends

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