Tech Industry Can’t Say 5G is Safe. FCC is Being Investigated for Collusion for 5G Legislation. Verizon Starts “Let’s 5G” Campaign and Petition Anyway.

Tech Industry Can’t Say 5G is Safe. FCC is Being Investigated for Collusion for 5G Legislation. Verizon Starts “Let’s 5G” Campaign and Petition Anyway. By B.N. Frank Seriously – The Telecom Industry can’t even say that 5G is safe. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is supposed to regulate the Telecom Industry and protect the public from being harmed.  Yet they are being investigated for collusion regarding federal legislation which basically eliminated local input, control, and environmental review of harmful 5G small cell towers and infrastructure.  Other federal legislation was already…

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Are Americans Becoming Soft or Safety-Conscious? How Kentucky Governor and FCC Chairman Shamed Americans for Having Backbones.

Are Americans Becoming Soft or Safety-Conscious? How Kentucky Governor and FCC Chairman Shamed Americans for Having Backbones. By B.N. Frank Many of us are already aware that earlier this week there was a Polar Vortex that affected a large part of the Midwest and Northeast.  Businesses, churches, and schools closed because of below zero temperatures and wind chills.  Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin complained about schools closing based on these unusual extreme temperatures. Gov. Matt Bevin prodded Kentucky school districts to toughen up in the face of dangerously frigid winds that are blowing through the region. Speaking…

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Does FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr Work For The American People or Big Telecom? Latest 5G Sales Pitch Excludes Reference to Known Issues and Opposition.

Does FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr Work For The American People or Big Telecom? Latest 5G Sales Pitch Excludes Reference to Known Issues and Opposition. By B.N. Frank The role of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is to protect the public by regulating the Telecom Industry.  Because they don’t do this often – if ever – they have been labelled a “Captured Agency.”  This label is not new to the Trump administration. Activist Post has already reported this week about the noise and stink made recently by former FCC Chairman and…

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Action Alert: Stop Congress and the FCC from Installing 5G Next to Homes, Hospitals, Schools, etc.

Action Alert: Stop Congress and the FCC from Installing 5G Next to Homes, Hospitals, Schools, etc. By B.N. Frank Activist Post and sister publication, Natural Blaze, have covered the campaigns for the “Race for 5G”, “Smart Cities,” and the “Internet of Things” (IoT) many times already.  Forcing these programs on American communities is not only against democracy – it’s also really harmful to human and animal health and safety.  Even tech advocates are speaking out against 5G and IoT.  Insurance companies are no longer willing to cover wireless radiation exposure…

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“The FCC’s Slice and Dice of States’ Rights and Consumer Protections” and More by Bruce Kushnick

“The FCC’s Slice and Dice of States’ Rights and Consumer Protections” and More by Bruce Kushnick By B.N. Frank Telecom analyst Bruce Kushnick has been instrumental in providing details on how The Federal Communication Commission (FCC) and U.S. elected officials and have now basically given the country to The Telecom Industry (aka Big Wireless) to put small cell towers and wireless infrastructure everywhere – above ground and below for the “Race for 5G”. His March 8, 2018 article primed us for what was coming:  “‘5G’ Wireless Is the New Fiber…

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EPA Aims to Weaken Radiation Regulations As FCC Gives Telecoms $2B To Install 5G Everywhere

EPA Aims to Weaken Radiation Regulations As FCC Gives Telecoms $2B To Install 5G Everywhere By B.N. Frank An article by The Register, “Eat my shorts, watchdog tells every city mayor in the US – FCC approves $2bn 5G telco windfall,” says it all.  The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has sold out to “Big Wireless” in a way that is even more embarrassingly obvious than even pro-Telecom elected officials ever expected: If you were to pick a moment in which America’s telecoms regulator disappeared down the rabbit hole at its…

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FCC Wants to Give $2B to Wireless Carriers on September 26

FCC Wants to Give $2B to Wireless Carriers on September 26 By B.N. Frank According to a recent article in ARS Technica, this FCC proposal will also force cities and towns to act on small cell tower and wireless infrastructure applications within 60 or 90 days.  It will be voted on September 26, 2018 and statements are still being accepted. Numerous U.S. municipal governments, organizations, medical professionals and environmentalists are extremely ticked off.  Activist Post has already reported about this many times. The BabySafe Project Opposes Legislation Allowing Small Cell…

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There’s Still Time to Complain to the FCC about Legislation Severely Limiting Municipal Control Over Small Cell Tower Placement

There’s Still Time to Complain to the FCC about Legislation Severely Limiting Municipal Control Over Small Cell Tower Placement By B.N. Frank It appears statements may still be submitted to the FCC regarding Docket 17-79, Accelerating Wireless Broadband Deployment by Removing Barriers to Infrastructure Investment. Legislation limiting municipal control has already been fought in many states.  It’s already been vetoed or delayed in some of them.  Unfortunately for Ohio residents, their small cell tower bill was passed by legislators, signed by the governor, and went into effect on August 1. …

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Efforts To Protect Us From Unproven 5G Cell Towers Radiation Health Effects

Efforts To Protect Us From Unproven 5G Cell Towers Radiation Health Effects By Catherine J. Frompovich Americans for Responsible Technology and Grassroots teamed up the week of September 9, 2018 to visit members of the U.S. Congress House and Senate Commerce Committees, which have jurisdiction over the Federal Communications Commission, in order to inform legislative directors and aides about the science on wireless radiation, which has been “memory-holed” by all who fast track 5G wireless with its special cell towers that must be placed within very close proximity to consumers…

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U.S. Conference Of Mayors Will Sue FCC If They Eliminate Local Control Over 5G Small Cell Tower And Infrastructure Installation

U.S. Conference Of Mayors Will Sue FCC If They Eliminate Local Control Over 5G Small Cell Tower And Infrastructure Installation By B.N. Frank According to pro-industry publication, Smart Cities Dive: The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) said in a statement that it would sue the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) if the commission does not change a proposed policy that would preempt local control in a bid to streamline installation of 5G wireless infrastructure. The National Association of Counties is also opposing the proposal, telling POLITICO it would “effectively prevent local governments from properly examining the impact…

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