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Born 1923; lives in Los Angeles; opinionated "old" Democrat; PhD Physics from U. Illinois in 1951.representative on governing board of Woodland Hills Neighborhood Council; member of Kiwanis Club of Warner Center

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Diaries published: 21 (35 days since last diary on Tue Apr 28, 2015 at 11:42 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 197 (35 days since last comment on Tue Apr 28, 2015 at 11:42 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 46

Total Comment Ratings: 89

Most Recommended Diary: Family Values, 17 comments, 9 recommends

People Following alsaur: 0

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Being a Democrat is to me a family tradition. My parents and my grandfathers were Democrats. My father taught me the virtues of the Democratic Party. He concede that both of the two major parties ...
by alsaur
Comment Count 15 comments on Tue Apr 28, 2015 at 11:42 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
“Repeal Citizens United” is the campaign slogan of the effort underway to collect signatures on the issue of repealing a decision of the Supreme Court about two years ago. The decision was that ...
by alsaur
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Apr 15, 2015 at 08:30 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
I have just finished a short article and posted it on my blog in which I argue that the world's economic system is like a control system with positive feedback and is, therefore, unstable. The ...
by alsaur
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Aug 06, 2011 at 04:04 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Recently, in deciding a case involving an independent campaign expenditure, the Supreme Court asserted (i.e., went out of its way to declare) that a corporation is a "person" with regard to the ...
by alsaur
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Jun 02, 2011 at 10:16 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
As part of the budget netotiations this year, the California Legislature has placed several initiatives on a special election to be held in May. One of them changes the primary election in ...
by alsaur
Comment Count 23 comments on Wed Apr 08, 2009 at 05:16 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
It has been written that the difference between conservatives and liberals is the world view that these two groups have. Conservatives view the world as a dangerous place and human beings as ...
by alsaur
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Feb 15, 2007 at 11:03 AM PST with 0 Recommends

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