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OLLU Opts Out

OLLU President Diane Melby announced the university has opted out of allowing persons with concealed handgun licenses to carry on campus. President Melby and the OLLU Board of Trustees came to the decision after hearing via an OLLU campus survey. 141 more words


New Lawsuit Challenges ‘Smart’ Meters and Refusal Fees

by K.T. Weaver, SkyVision Solutions

Elk Grove, California, resident Mark Graham has filed a lawsuit against the Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) regarding its smart meter program. 724 more words

Smart Grid, Smart Meters, And RF Emissions

I Quit.

Feb 6. 2016
I Quit my Job.

Okay not quit today but I told my dad today that I want to stop working in his store and it’s with a heavy heart but I needed to opt-out because I felt stuck. 568 more words


John Merrow: Is Kenny Rogers a Supporter of Opt Out? Who Knew?

John Merrow reports on his blog that the official song of the national meeting of United Opt Out will be a well-known Kenny Rogers song, with some changes in the lyrics: 69 more words

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Fred LeBrun: The Opt Out Movement is Parents' Most Powerful Tool Against Bad Education Policies

Fred LeBrun, a columnist for the Albany Times-Union, wrote a terrific column about the power of the parents who opted out.

Without the pressure they exerted, Governor Cuomo would never have appointed a commission to review the Common Core standards and testing. 606 more words


New York Testing Gets a Bit Weird

I cannot imagine that it is easy being New York Stated Education Department Commissioner MaryEllen Elia.  Brought to Albany in May of last year, she came to a post where her predecessor, Dr. 1,458 more words


What I learned about online privacy when I signed up to Ashley Madison

You probably remember the giant data breach of AshleyMadison.com, the pro-infidelity website offering a service for “discreet” hook-ups between cheaters.

News of the mega-hack, and… 1,012 more words