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Questions to Ask about Wireless Smart Meters

Questions You May Want to Ask Your Electric Power Company about Wireless Smart Meters

Introducing a new paper by Ronald M. Powell, Ph.D. …

Wireless “Smart” Meters are being installed on homes, buildings, and businesses by many electric power companies throughout the USA (and in many other countries), frequently on a mandatory basis.  678 more words

Smart Grid, Smart Meters, And RF Emissions

When the State sells your personal data...

…it is with the Privacy Authority blessing!

This case is typical of the current French system, but this may echo some concerns elsewhere, so I have made a summary of an original post in French, so as to trigger discussion… 558 more words


Ira Shor: Why You Should Opt Out Your Children from State Testing

Ira Shor is a professor at the City University of New York, where he teaches composition and rhetoric. Shor understands that standardized testing is the foundation on which the entire “reform” project rests. 920 more words


Jon's loving father reblogged this on Exceptional Delaware and commented:

If the only way to get rid of Smarter Balanced Assessment is for parents to opt-out, then let's opt-out! In Delaware I believe, according to Kavips, only 7,000 parents would need to opt-out to make these tests meaningless.

Public records show WI utilities' inhumane denial of customers' requests

Opinion letter, July 7:

Utility monopolies not listening to customers, physicians

The utilities and PSC will try to convince customers they could not possibly have any symptoms from the meter bursts and pulses of radiation. 54 more words

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The Opt-Out Society

The society we live in is a strange one. For all its virtues there are its equal vices. Right now the political system that masquerades as democracy is losing steam: it has failed in the Middle East; the EU is on the verge of losing members; and voter apathy in the West has never been higher. 314 more words

Bosh Joins Wade and James as Free Agent

Chris Bosh reportedly let the Heat know yesterday afternoon that he would be taking the same road as team-mates LeBron James and Dwyane Wade, opting out of the final two years of his contract with Miami. 314 more words

Dwayne Wade is a free agent opts out of Miami Heat contract

Today Dwayne Wade of the Miami Heat opted out of his contract making himself a free agent according to his agent. Hang on, before you assume that Wade and James are leaving Miami, this seems to be a case of the two possibly restructuring their contracts by taking less money to create more cap space and add more players to join the team. 108 more words