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Altruist

     Male|65 Years Old|Eugene, OR|Member Since July 19, 2009
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138,070 views|3,727 comments
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ABOUT Altruist
I am a raging progressive and a writer. I received Bachelors degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Arts with a Secondary teaching certificate and a minor in Physics. I taught for about ten years, then did various jobs including welding,fabrication and traffic engineering, and am now retired. I am interested in science, energy, the environment, and architecture.
RECENT POSTS by Altruist
3 days ago|47 views|2 comments
The first ever scientific study about whether America is a Democracy or an Oligarchy, has proven what we have all thought for quite a while now. We are no longer a Democracy. "Despite the seemingly... read more
9 days ago|244 views|46 comments
In the Da Vinci Code, Dan Brown's premise was that Jesus was married and that the proof over the past 1700 years had been suppressed by the Roman Catholic Church. Now it appears that Dan Brown... read more
12 days ago|135 views|2 comments
July second will be the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act. In almost every metric used to judge progress, minorities are doing better now than they were before the act. The plight of... read more
15 days ago|162 views|10 comments
New research shows that coffee is good for preventing all kinds of diseases. It reduces joint pain, reduces skin cancer, breast cancer, colon cancer, prostate cancer, endometrial cancer, liver... read more
TOP RANTS by Altruist
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Don't Think Of Global Warming
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Dispersants or Bioremediation?
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Is Global Warming/Climate Change Real?
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Solutions Pt. 3 Immigration Reform.
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TOP RAVES by Altruist
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Change Part Two - Thermal Power Plants
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I.O.U.S.A. Solutions on CNN
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Down with Dictators Everywhere!
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Eat Dirt!
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MORE POSTS by Altruist
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Zero Waste  19 days ago
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The Danger of Coal  2 months ago
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Creationism Debate  2 months ago
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Time for Prison Reform  2 months ago
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Top Writers  2 months ago
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Peace or Eternal War?  3 months ago
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Noah's Ark Part Two  3 months ago
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