Category Archives: Democracy

Obama Nominates Assassination Legalizer David Barron to Appellate Court – Through the Looking Glass

Infamous Executive Branch “Assassination Legal Memo” author David Barron was nominated to the First Circuit Appeals Court to be a lifetime appointed Judge by Barak Obama yesterday. David Barron authored the notorious Office of Legal Counsel memos authorizing the assassination … Continue reading

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Pacific Grove Illegal-Pension-Gift Signatures Turned In

This morning a group of dedicated Pacific Grove citizens turned in more than 1,300 signatures of registered Pacific Grove voters to put on the ballot whether to void an illegal pension increase gift to city employees in 2002. “I’m disappointed … Continue reading

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Silly Censorship by Pacific Grove City Manager Tom Frutchey

Tom Frutchey does not like criticism of his many failings as City Manager of Pacific Grove. Recently, to intimidate a resident who told the City Council about her strong concerns about City staff insubordination – the City Manager hired a … Continue reading

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Is California’s Utilities Commission President Michael Peevey PG&E’s Lapdog?

“Never believe anything in politics until it has been officially denied.” – Otto Van Bismark Well, today California Public Utilities Commission President Michael Peevey officially denied being a lapdog to PG$E — “the $38 million fine should put to rest … Continue reading

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The Four Legs of Democracy (How to Measure Democracy)

The Four Legs of Democracy (Measuring Democracy) (c) Copyright 1996-2011 David Dilworth Our Planet has no genuine governmental Democracy as of 2011. Some places, such as California, come close but we still await – the real thing. Many “leaders” want … Continue reading

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“War Department” was Accurate. “Defense Department” is DoubleSpeak.

“We must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought, by the Military-Industrial Complex.” -President Eisenhower warning about the Cold War and its unjustified military spending proposals. Not many remember Eisenhower, a 5-star General, was “Supreme Commander … Continue reading

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Doing Nothing Beats Doing Wrong

“Doing Nothing is Always Superior to Doing Something Wrong” – David Dilworth, March 2011 You’ll probably not guess who is my favorite President since I’ve been of voting age, or why. You’re right, “favorite” is too strong. Lets just say … Continue reading

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I Don’t Give em Hell, I just Tell the Truth and they think its Hell

“I don’t give them Hell. I just tell the truth about them and they think it’s Hell.” -US President Harry Truman That pretty well describes my experience in local politics. Mark Twain, my father’s favorite humorist, said “Always do right. … Continue reading

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Ex-Pacific Grove Mayor Sandra Koffman versus Our Environment, Democracy and the Truth

Pacific Grove Mayor Sandra Koffman versus Our Environment, Democracy and the Truth. (c) Copyright 2000-2002 David Dilworth Mayor Sandy Koffman — Environmentalist or “ Eco-FRAUD?” Ms. Koffman and her husband moved to Pacific Grove from Los Angeles and immediately started … Continue reading

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