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Frank Smitha
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A strain of bacteria immune to biotics appears in the US.
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Antithenes the founder of the philosophy of Cynicism, and his follower, Diogenes.
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Commentary on a great book and mistakes made concerning Spain's civil war (1936-39).
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On Harball, Chris Matthews complains about politics and the US falling behind in transportation.
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Conquest and the origins of Judaism
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Israel is descibed as punished collectively by Jehovah. Judah survives and as a vassal state devoted to the god Assur.
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21 May '16 home | previous. Demonization, Trump and Hillary. Donald Trump is not a fascist. Hillary Clinton is not a corrupt shill for corporate greed. Fascists were opponents of democracy. Hitler, Mussolini – and Franco, if I'm not mistaken – didn't believe in democracy.
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Donald Trump describes his foreign policy.
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A few Greeks – Xenophanes, Anaxagoras, Herodotus, Hippocrates and Protagoras, advanced humanity in the realm of thought.
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Political campaigns and the question what to do about big banks.
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A comment on Michael Brenner's online article in the 3 Apr '16 Huffington Post.
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The Holy Land from hunter-gatherers, warring between Philistines and Isaelites, King Saul and King David's rule.
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Occupation
writer
Employment
  • home
    1986 - present
    writing, research
  • Education Dept, UC Berkeley
    reprographer, attending lectures and writing, 1966 - 1973
  • Itel Corp
    writer, 1978 - 1980
    technical writer
  • Karkar Corp
    writer, 1981 - 1983
    Senior technical writer
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Currently
Ohio
Previously
Burbank - Venice Beach, - Berkeley-Oakland
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Introduction
Born 1933. Korean War 1952-53.  History graduate, with honors, Cal State, East Bay. Two websites: macrohistory.com (sold to company in Scotland); franksmitha.com.
Bragging rights
Up from high school dropout, Marine Corps and Korean War to community college and remedial English. Opponent of US in Vietnam in 1963-64 while at UCLA. Civil rights activist. At UC Berkeley, anti-war activist, writer and VDC press liaison. Supported NATO action that ended the siege of Sarajevo. Verbal support for those defending themselves and their neighborhoods from Assad's terror. A believer in questions and specifics. Likes much of Wittgenstein and John Searle. Politically independent.
Education
  • UCLA-Berkeley
    sociology- history, 1963 - 1973
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Male
Birthday
December 19, 1933