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A public health revolution can reduce the growing cancer burden for the young


May 18, 2017, The Education Beat:  By John Monfredo, 

Cell phones: protecting yourself and your children

May 13, 2017, T&G Letter by Janet Johnson

How ‘big money’ interests destroy our country

December 29, 2016   Worcester Magazine:  Your Turn:  By Leslie Safer

RF radiation risks; taking a cue from history

June 23, 2016   Worcester Magazine:  Your Turn:  By Lance McKee

Connected controversies: The NTP cell phone study and wireless electric meters

June 21, 2016, T&G  "As I See It"  by Leslie Safer

'The precautionary principle' and EMF

June 21, 2016, T&G Letter by Pamela Steinberg

Health effects must be acknowledged

March 10, 2016​

Massachusetts’ Smart Meter Math is Not So Smart

The deployment of wireless smart meters is an economic driver introduced via the Massachusetts Green Communities Act of 2008.   Worcester is the site of the National Grid smart meter pilot … Continue reading on

February 24, 2016  by Mary Adkins, M.Ed.


A Rhode Island school teacher was fired for her unwillingness to compromise student privacy and health via the Wi-Fi in their classroom,  Ms. Adkins eloquently discusses the growing wireless (wi fi) problem affecting children in schools, the symptoms they experience, the willful blindness of school committees and other authorities and suggests better solutions.

February 23, 2016 by Patricia Burke, ACTIVIST POST

The False Smart Meter Narrative And Lessons From St. Louis Radioactive Clouds

A comparison between the military's 1950s experiment on an unsuspecting populace with the FCC's permissive levels of pulsed RF microwaves including those from smart meters in our environment without any testing.

February 8, 2016  by Leslie Saffer  in  spirit of change MAGAZINE

The Clock Is Ticking

Worcesterites face down dangers of imposed smart meter pilot

A good introduction for the unacquainted to the many-faceted issues surrounding smart meters and other wireless technology


February 9, 2016  by  Patricia Burke in  spirit of change MAGAZINE

Year of the Monkey: Touch the Sky

This year, the “Year of the Red Fire Monkey” new moon arrives on February 8.

December 10, 2015


December 2, 2015  by Patricia Burke

Wi-Fi safety

July 2, 2015  by Patricia Burke

Time to strike back at DPU

YOUR TURN:  Guest writer Patricia Burke takes on NGrid and Smart Meters.

June 25, 2015  by Patricia Burke

Worcesterites are Wise, Smart Meters are Not Smart

Technological innovations touted as "Green" or "Smart" might only be motivated by their

profitability and not by their efficacy; their ability to actually save energy resources and money for consumers.  This is a review of some of the underhandedness motivating the evolution of "Smart" and "Green" technology in Texas and Illinois and how the same thing has occurred here in National Grid's Worcester Smart Meter Pilot.

June 18, 2015  T&G Letter  by Patricia Burke

Educate yourself on 'smart' meters

Promo for the Smart Meter Fraud Complaint she will be discussing this coming Monday, June 22, 7-8:30 pm at IBEW Hall, 242 Mill St., Worcester

June, 17, 2015  Baltimore editorial against smart meters

Mr. Wrong: I am Totally not Doing the BGE Smart Energy Rewards¿ Thing

June 11, 2015  guest column by Malcolm Paterson, signatory of the International EMF Scientists UN Appeal


Smart meters vote a slam dunk

Molecular Oncologist​ calls for removal of Smart meters at the utilities expense.

"ITRON’s OpenWay wireless electricity meters being installed by FortisBC are neither UL nor CSA certified." ‏ Electrical experts there have found design flaws that explain many fires in Canada and the U.S.  ITRON is the brand of meter being installed here in Worcester.

May 26, 2015  in  Spirit Of Change MAGAZINE

All I Really Need to Know About EMF I Learned After My Wife Got Sick

A Brief History of Electrosmog  By Jonathan Mirin

May 20, 2015  By Patricia Burke

What We Didn’t Learn on Memorial Day 2011 About the Wireless World

Essay relates what happened with polyester and other synthetic fibers in the 70s with what we seem to have missed four years ago when the WHO designated EMF / RF as a Class 2B, Possible Human Carcinogen.


December 19, 2014, T&G Letter

Smarts on energy not limited to meters

Letter to T&G:

Smart Meters are Mostly Fluff 

October  , 2014

Professor Olle Johansson on Electromagnetic Hypersensitivity

A letter from Associate Prof. Olle Johansson, Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm.