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Raised in a Democratic family in NYC. My parents worked in govt 1960 - 1969. -3.38, -6.56 on political compass. I believe we need to fight for free and fair elections in the U.S., with a paper trail.

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Diaries published: 81 (87 days since last diary on Sat Mar 07, 2015 at 08:32 AM PST)

Comments posted: 1994 (18 days since last comment on Thu May 14, 2015 at 08:55 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 548

Total Comment Ratings: 2526

Most Recommended Diary: They're Letting Harlem Rot, 93 comments, 163 recommends

People Following agoldnyc: 4

agoldnyc's Most Recent Diaries:

Last week, my wife and I attended the Freedom to Connect Conference here in NYC. Susan Crawford warned that FCC Commissioner Pai is calling Net Neutrality "Obama's secret plan to regulate the ...
by agoldnyc
Comment Count 1 comments on Sat Mar 07, 2015 at 08:32 AM PST with 8 Recommends
Verizon's Empire City Subway subsidiary should owe New York City at least $262 million. But New York City's Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications ( DoITT ) would have to insist ...
by agoldnyc
Comment Count 20 comments on Mon Oct 13, 2014 at 08:14 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
It looks like Verizon can break any agreement with any government or government agency and suffer no consequences. The big agreement that Verizon is shirking is its New York City cable franchise ...
by agoldnyc
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Oct 12, 2014 at 05:11 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
There are rules about banks -- they're supposed to lend to everyone. When they refuse to lend to residents of poor neighborhoods, that's called redlining. But although there are laws prohibiting ...
by agoldnyc
Comment Count 9 comments on Sun Oct 12, 2014 at 01:56 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Just like Italy needed to win in 2006, Brazil needs to win this year, and FIFA will make sure it happens. The system works through undeserved penalty kicks.
by agoldnyc
Comment Count 45 comments on Thu Jun 12, 2014 at 02:44 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Rangel (D-NY) has confirmed that ConEd admits that the explosion in Harlem was caused by natural gas, not terrorism. In fact, the soil under the building that exploded had a natural gas ...
by agoldnyc
Comment Count 93 comments on Sat Mar 15, 2014 at 12:11 PM PDT with 163 Recommends

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