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Dwight Rousu

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The NewsTrust format and idea are interesting for the possibility of a democratically influenced news source. It provides another channel for getting news and views out to the public, a channel without a visible filter of the corporate press.

About Dwight Help
Location: Washington, United States
Occupation: Retired engineer and poet
Expertise: Aerospace
Affiliations: UCS, AU, ACLU, PDA, PSR, PSU, NRDL, ASA, AIAA, NARAL,Amnesty Int., ADA, AOPA, Population Connection, Progressive Patriots, IPPF,Environmental Defense, Human Rights Watch, LWV, Greenpeace,21st Century Democrats, Public Citizen, JGI, Sierra Club,EJ, ERS, SPEEA,WashClean
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Education: Post-graduate school
Internet: 60-90 minutes a day
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Address: WA, US
Last Visit: May 2, 2015 - 10:53 PM PDT
Last Edit: Feb 27, 2014 - 10:18 PM PST

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Dwight reviewed this story - May 2, 2015
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3.3
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Dwight posted and reviewed this story - May 2, 2015
Dwight's Rating
4.7

Goodwin puts together some good facts and data about tobacco and the ill intents of the ethics-free huge corporations attempting to use the TPP to get rich while killing the new smokers they can attract. The link to John Oliver provides a similar story, spiced up with an acid bit of wit.

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Dwight reviewed this story - May 2, 2015
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3.7
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Dwight posted and reviewed this story - May 2, 2015
Dwight posted and reviewed this story - May 2, 2015
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4.6
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Dwight posted and reviewed this story - May 2, 2015
Dwight posted and reviewed this story - May 2, 2015
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4.5
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Dwight posted this story - May 1, 2015
Dwight posted and reviewed this story - May 1, 2015
Dwight's Rating
3.9
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Dwight posted and reviewed this story - May 1, 2015
Dwight posted this story - May 1, 2015
Dwight posted and reviewed this story - May 1, 2015
Dwight posted and reviewed this story - May 1, 2015
Dwight's Rating
4.3
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Dwight posted and reviewed this story - May 1, 2015
Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 30, 2015
Dwight's Rating
4.5
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Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 30, 2015
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4.5
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Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 30, 2015
Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 30, 2015
Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 30, 2015
Dwight's Rating
4.6

A favorite myth of Official Washington is that Syrian “moderates” would have prevailed if only Obama had bombed the Syrian military and provided sophisticated weapons ... More »

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Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 30, 2015
Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 30, 2015
Dwight's Rating
3.2
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Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 30, 2015
Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 30, 2015
Dwight's Rating
4.2
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Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 30, 2015
Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 28, 2015
Dwight's Rating
4.0

American unions oppose the TPP, pointing to 700,000 in job losses from NAFTA and predicting that manufacturing and legal ... More »

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Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 28, 2015
Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 28, 2015
Dwight's Rating
3.1

Hooray! Now there is one progressive in the race.

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Dwight posted this story - Apr 28, 2015
Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 28, 2015
Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 28, 2015
Dwight's Rating
4.7

Parry provides views into the complex of forces and nations involved in Syria. In a situation where there are no good options, it is at least good to have an idea of the real situation, rather than just the pro-war propaganda from Israel and false flag operations to induce US involvement.

the existence of a significant “moderate” rebel army was always a fiction. As Obama noted in a frank interview with New York Times columnist Thomas L. Friedman in August ... More »

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Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 28, 2015
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3.8
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Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 28, 2015
Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 27, 2015
Dwight's Rating
4.2

Fox News doesn’t just influence elections; it constantly lies to viewers so that they are voting based on false information. More »

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Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 27, 2015
Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 27, 2015
Dwight's Rating
4.3
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Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 27, 2015
Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 27, 2015
Dwight's Rating
3.6

Petraeus’ monetary punishment — which was more than double what his lawyers and prosecutors had agreed on but still amounts to less than he reportedly charges for ... More »

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Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 27, 2015
Dwight posted and reviewed this story - Apr 27, 2015
Dwight reviewed this story - Apr 26, 2015
Dwight's Rating
3.7
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