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Robb Smith writes on issues related to employment security and sustainable urban development at The Big Idea (robbsmithideas.wordpress.com).

Real Name: Robb Smith

Home Page: http://robbsmithideas.wordpress.com

Diaries published: 16 (856 days since last diary on Mon Jan 21, 2013 at 12:15 PM PST)

Comments posted: 34 (856 days since last comment on Mon Jan 21, 2013 at 12:15 PM PST)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 119

Total Comment Ratings: 19

Most Recommended Diary: The War on Workers: Michigan Rolls Back Unemployment Benefits, 10 comments, 31 recommends

People Following Tom Joad and his Traveling Road Show: 5

Tom Joad and his Traveling Road Show's Most Recent Diaries:

My friend Ted Chambers, a Boston public school teacher, blogs often on the serious challenges to a truly equitable public education system from the often disingenuous arguments of the advocates for ...
by Tom Joad and his Traveling Road Show
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Jan 21, 2013 at 12:15 PM PST with 6 Recommends
In the last week, there has been some more news that should focus our policy attention on climate change. Some news is promising: Texas legislators coming together to invest in anti-drought ...
by Tom Joad and his Traveling Road Show
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Jan 14, 2013 at 09:09 PM PST with 16 Recommends
There is a nice little piece by Nick Hanauer that has been ...
by Tom Joad and his Traveling Road Show
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Dec 30, 2011 at 12:50 PM PST with 8 Recommends
A small part of the president's proposal announced in his September 8th speech was to bring to scale a job training program from Georgia that impacts very few unemployed people. Since it has no ...
by Tom Joad and his Traveling Road Show
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Sep 19, 2011 at 09:06 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
A good friend of mine suggested that the outcome of the debt debate set the table for the president to push for a job creation agenda. By getting the issue out of the way and compromising on the ...
by Tom Joad and his Traveling Road Show
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Sep 06, 2011 at 10:03 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
I have to start by saying that I am not very optimistic about the speech the president is going to give next week – apparently whenever the minority party allows him to. We have taken very minor ...
by Tom Joad and his Traveling Road Show
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Sep 02, 2011 at 08:32 AM PDT with 3 Recommends

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