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Frank Smitha
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Attended UCLA-Berkeley
Lives in Ohio
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A rightwinger calls someone a dumb ass in response to Colin Powell describing Benghazi hearings as a witch-hunt.
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Where we are following Donald Trump's August 31 2016 speech in Arizona.
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Political theory of an establishment of insiders against a leader who embodies their collective wisdom.
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Philosophy, history and current events, facts and agnosticism, description rather than pretended explanation.
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Echoes of facistic attitudes toward a free press. And Rightwing journalists excited by a phony Pay to Play scandel.
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How the minds of common people on the political right differ from those of the center-left – an incomplete analysis.
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Columns by Eugene Robinson and Richard Cohen in today's Washington Post.
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Fundamentals concerning a trumped up scandal.
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Mr. Trump tells us we can count on him always telling us the truth.
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The pastor-politician Mike Huckabee agrees with Donald Trump that institutions have failed his supporters.
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In early August 2016, Fareed Zakaria describes Donald Trump.
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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
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Birthday
December 19, 1933
Work
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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