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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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Just What Is Sexual Harassment Today?
Aug 5, 2021 2:45 pm
Comments: 37 | Views: 4,668

I don’t know what our society thinks sexual harassment is these days. Our standards seem to change over time, and what was “permissible,” say 20... More
I am a covid coward – and also angry at anti-vaxxers
Jul 27, 2021 12:32 pm
Comments: 65 | Views: 14,874

The reason I obtained my covid shot the second day it was locally available was because I am a coward. I don’t want to suffer through the corona virus --a... More
Abortion in America: a new perspective
Jul 20, 2021 3:38 pm
Comments: 9 | Views: 4,545

I have never quite understood why the issue of abortion has suddenly erupted into a national issue across America, requiring politicians and presidents to state... More
Our feelings are hurt. C’mon, guys!
Jul 14, 2021 5:14 pm
Comments: 25 | Views: 8,034

Our feelings were hurt, so we must sue the city of Palo Alto.

That is the message I glean from the five Palo Alto police officers who filed a suit against the... More
Q: In what country is Venice, Italy located? A: Paris. Q: What is the biggest city in the world? A: Asia?
Jul 6, 2021 3:47 pm
Comments: 37 | Views: 7,824

A segment of one of Jay Leno’s TVs shows had a man-on-the-street interview, this time with some older teens and young adults in their early twenties. The questions... More
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