By Douglas Moran
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About this blog: Real power doesn't reside with those who make the final decision, but with those who decide what qualifies as the viable choices. I stumbled across this insight as a teenager (in the 1960s). As a grad student, I belonged to an org... (More)
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In Defense of "Incivility"
Oct 14, 2014 2:45 am
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In theory there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice there is.
? Yogi Berra
is one of those things that in theory you... More
Campaign Lawn Signs: What you can learn from them
Sep 30, 2014 3:09 am
Comments: 5 | Views: 7,748
To people who haven't worked in a political campaign, lawn signs may seem to be little more than visual clutter. But once you know what to look for, they can tell... More
Reducing Council Size? Against
Sep 25, 2014 2:52 am
Comments: 15 | Views: 7,312
This is my second time through this issue, the first being in 2005.(foot#1) I am opposing reducing Council size because its advocates have failed to make even a... More
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Benefiting local non-profits
The 36th annual Moonlight Run and Walk is Friday evening, October 2, wherever you are! Proceeds go to the Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund, benefiting local non-profits that serve families and children in Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties. Join us under the light of the full Harvest Moon on a 5K walk, 5K run, 10K run or half marathon.