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An Alternative View

By Diana Diamond

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About this blog: So much is right — and wrong — about what is happening in Palo Alto. In this blog I want to discuss all that with you. I know many residents care about this town, and I want to explore our collective interests to help ...  (More)

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Stop gouging us, oil companies!
Mar 17, 2022 12:06 pm
Comments: 31 | Views: 5,690

Since the 1970s, I have been suspicious of the constant escalating gas pump prices, especially the leaps we are now seeing because of the oil companies’ fears... More
Propaganda, disinformation invade our lives -- here, and in Ukraine
Mar 8, 2022 4:52 pm
Comments: 36 | Views: 6,410

The disinformation about the invasion of Ukraine that is being broadcast by Putin to his people is frightening, to say the least, for the message Putin is spewing... More
A left- v. right-hand problem in PA’s push to be an “all-electric city”
Mar 2, 2022 1:13 pm
Comments: 16 | Views: 5,042


Will Palo Alto and other local cities have adequate distribution systems to go all-electric by 2030? Some utility experts say absolutely not – we don’t... More
Palo Alto City Council: Get rid of police encryption! Now! Please!
Feb 22, 2022 12:44 pm
Comments: 16 | Views: 13,370

How long will it take the Palo Alto City Council to discuss the police encryption problem? When will the city’s top staff members stop saying that encryption must... More
Express lanes will cost drivers masses of money -- and the state will collect millions from us
Feb 15, 2022 11:51 am
Comments: 38 | Views: 7,959

==I "The integration of managed express lanes will reduce congestion all along the U.S. 101 corridor. It will encourage carpooling and transit ridership as... More
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