Posted on July 6, 2014 by iwilder
My answer about the axioms that determined the last Presidential election can be generally.
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Posted on February 25, 2014 by iwilder
Posted on February 25, 2014 by iwilder
This 3 1/2 page conversation between Pauling & Ikeda does not make a cogent argument against absolute pacifism.
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Posted on August 16, 2013 by iwilder
upon meeting ike the second time:
two vowels, one consonant
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Posted on June 17, 2013 by iwilder
Potential New York laws includes a good foreclosure law, a good banking law, and a bad campaign finance law.
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Posted on May 19, 2013 by iwilder
With the repeal of Wilson-Pakula, the legislature must protect the voters from fraud by requiring require what the registration of the candidate is on the top of the petition in large face bold type print.
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Posted on April 21, 2013 by iwilder
CISPA is a poorly drafted bill that would provide a gaping exception to bedrock privacy law
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Posted on October 8, 2012 by kwilder
Columbus Day weekend adventure: Lawn signs, fun, and sunsets My husband Ian and I took a drive out east on the Saturday of Columbus Day weekend. We had the idea to capture signs of fall for the blog. Among our observations was a study on lawn signs and politics. The full set of photos is […]
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Posted on August 7, 2012 by iwilder
Green Party presidential nominee Jill Stein was arrested in Philadelphia last week at an anti-foreclosure rally
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Posted on May 30, 2012 by kwilder
Walt Whitman is one of my favorite poets. I like to remember his birthday, which is on May 31st, and falls on a [Thursday for 2012 and Friday for 2013] this year. There are some events and celebrations around this time at the Walt Whitman Birthplace in Long Island. And, my idea for a holiday […]
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