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George Ripley

"opening American hearts and minds to social justice as a first principle achievable through strengthening the electoral systems of our democracy."

Washington, DC, USA
Speaks: sparkling eyes and a kind smile
Joined Jan 3, 2013

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Joined Jan 3, 2013 Activist Aspirations undeclared 
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Hometown Washington, DC 
Birthday Jan 01  
Languages sparkling eyes and a kind smile  
About Me 61 year old male with a grand adventure and most of my life's work in American values and electoral reform still ahead.
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Pets 0 - I live in the city  
Activist Aspirations
Political Leaning
Religions spiritual not religious  
Eating Habits Keep it healthy and hearty and tasty  
Wild Fact About Me 25 years as an Alaskan. By the time I was 40 had lived 1/2 my life w/o electricity.
My Philosophy All you need is love.
What Gives Me Hope Hope is in the dwelling of every dawn. To believe in miracles you have only to look at the people in your life.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by That government governs best which teaches us to govern ourselves. Goethe
What/who changed my life and why Shock Doctrine Because it made sense out of why the world is in turmoil and introduced me to the global devastation caused by the Milton Friedman "Chcago Boys" School of Economics. Criminal.
What Bugs Me arrogance and injustice  
Passions the line between puttering and work  
Inspirations good people making a difference  
What Scares Me True Believers, Intolerance  
Role Models Granny D, Sen Mike Gravel, many others  
Quotation When everyone does better, everyone does better. Jim Hightower
Interests America's "national interest"  
Books Direct Democracy in Switzerland  
Music acoustic folk  
Movies Calendar Girls  
TV Shows CSPAN (I like the truth - LIVE!), NOVA  
Favorite Foods homemade anything  
Favorite Places Where home and nature meet  
Can't Live Without friendship quietness trust nature  
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