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Altruist

     Male|66 Years Old|Eugene, OR|Member Since July 19, 2009
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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
22 hours ago|52 views|17 comments
I am sorry to see R/R go away.I know it was a lot of work to maintain the site and appreciate all of the hard work that went into it. Thank you Mike and Christian for putting it together and... read more
1 day ago|53 views|0 comments
Our founding fathers only thought that the landed gentry should vote. When Andrew Jackson became president in 1828 he was a self made man of the people and opened up voting to all white males... read more
2 days ago|85 views|14 comments
I love R/R because it is an opportunity to interact and carry on interesting conversations with others. It is stimulating and a way to blow off steam about issues I care about. But a lot of... read more
6 days ago|189 views|7 comments
I went and saw Dennis Kucinich and his wife Elizabeth today, talking about GMO's and the issue that is on the ballot right now. The right to know what is in your food. Elizabeth is the Executive... 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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Eat Dirt!
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Down with Dictators Everywhere!
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Back To Iraq?  2 months ago
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