Katie’s Essays and Blog

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Intimate, Invisible Matters

  by Katie Singer   About 200 years ago, we humans figured out how to generate, store and transmit electricity. After a Danish scientist discovered electromagnetism in 1819, electric inventions radically changed domestic life, created entertainment industries and allowed speedy … Continue reading

Instructions and Contact Info to Tell Senators to Vote NO on the Mobile Now Act

Instructions and email addresses for senators from Kate Kheel and WhatIs5g.info: http://whatis5g.info/index.php/2017/01/26/immediate-action-contact-all-us-senators-concerning-the-stop-mobile-now-act-and-the-digit-act/ Phone numbers for senators from Susan Clark: https://www.senate.gov/general/resources/pdf/senators_phone_list.pdf Email Senator Schumer’s Health Aide, Meghan Taira: meghan_taira@schumer.senate.gov (see an example email to Meghan Taira from a concerned citizen at … Continue reading

An Electronic Silent Spring – January, 2017 Newsletter from Katie Singer

An Electronic Silent Spring  January, 2017 Newsletter from Katie Singer www.electronicsilentspring.com   Humanity will be divided into two races: people who believe that what is actually evil is good…and the people who must love them. –Rudolph Steiner, 1861-1925   Let’s … Continue reading

Digital Fitness 101

  Personal fitness coach, Ryan Munsey of NaturalStacks.com, interviews Katie Singer about why and how to reduce your household’s exposure to screen-time and man-made electromagnetic radiation. https://www.naturalstacks.com/blogs/news/cell-phones-brain-cancer-and-public-health-with-katie-singer … Continue reading

to continue the work

Dear Readers: I published my first book, a novel, in 1999, and wrote a Reader’s Digest version about the experience of publishing. This was before smartphones or social media. To get an idea of publishing today, put this essay on … Continue reading

An Electronic Silent Spring – September, 2016 Newsletter

An Electronic Silent Spring  September, 2016 Newsletter from Katie Singer www.electronicsilentspring.com What’s constructive use of anyone’s attention? New e-technologies keep getting deployed, proposed and mandated: “small cells” (a new kind of antenna), distributed antenna systems (DAS–co-located on existing utility poles), … Continue reading

An Electronic Silent Spring – July, 2016 Newsletter from Katie Singer

An Electronic Silent Spring  July, 2016 Newsletter from Katie Singer www.electronicsilentspring.com   Twenty years ago, during Bill Clinton’s presidency and Reid Hunt’s chairmanship of the FCC, the U.S. Congress passed the Telecommunications Act of 1996 (the TCA). Section 704 prohibits … Continue reading