Category Archives: neighborhood organizing

California Governor Brown VETOES SB649

On October 15th, 2017 Governor Brown VETOED SB649, a bill that would have allowed the telecom industry to bypass traditional planning channels at the local government level, and install new cell towers on every power pole in the state with … Continue reading

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Plumas County’s Telecommunications Ordinance Process: Opportunities and Threats

This opinion piece appeared today in Plumas County Newspapers: We probably all agree we want quality internet and phone connections that are fast, secure, affordable, safe and reliable. The Planning Commission is currently drafting a new telecommunications ordinance for Plumas … Continue reading

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Community Gathers to Defend One of Their Own in Ann Arbor

On Monday, August 14, 2017, people from across Michigan participated in a community defense mass action to stop unauthorized “smart” meter installation and to show the utility company that they will not submit to the utility’s coercive tactics. Since then, … Continue reading

Posted in Changing a Meter, Citizen rebellion, Democracy, Dirty Electricity, Electro-Hyper-Sensitivity, health effects, legal issues, Michigan, neighborhood organizing, radio-frequency radiation, Safety, Smart Grid, Wi-Fi | 1 Comment

Fake Back Your Power? The Emperor Wears no Clothes…

The film “Take Back Your Power” by Canadian immigrant Josh del Sol- released in 2013- did an excellent job of dramatically describing the problems caused by smart meters. Unfortunately the solutions that Mr. del Sol proposes to deal with the … Continue reading

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SB 649 Hearing Videos- Corruption on Sickening Display

SB649 IS MOVING THROUGH THE CALIFORNIA ASSEMBLY- CONTACT YOUR ASSEMBLYMEMBER TODAY TO DEMAND THEY VOTE NO.

Posted in California, Cancer, Cell phones, Citizen rebellion, Democracy, Electro-Hyper-Sensitivity, Environmental Concerns, health effects, Health studies, landlines, legal issues, neighborhood organizing, Physicians, radio-frequency radiation, Sacramento, Safety, Smart Grid | 1 Comment