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Magda Havas  is an Associate Professor of Environmental Studies and Natural Resources at the  University of Trent, Canada.  
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When it comes to children’s development, parents should worry less about kids’ screen time—and more about their own. Erika Christakis July/August 2018 Issue  https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2018/07/the-dangers-of-distracted-parenting/561752/ Excerpts: Smartphones have by now been implicated in so many crummy outcomes—car fatalities, sleep disturbances, empathy loss, relationship problems, failure to notice a clown on a unicycle—that it almost seems easier...
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Article in The New Times, Rwanda’s Leading Daily newspaper  http://www.newtimes.co.rw/news/government-outlaws-use-cell-phones-schools Elisée Mpirwa Published : June 15, 2018 Pupils in class at Rusheshe Primary School in Masaka, Kicukiro District. File The Ministry of Education says that no more primary and secondary schools students will be allowed to own or use a mobile telephone at school, citing...
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ALEX GELI | Staff Writer https://lancasteronline.com/news/local/group-of-concerned-hempfield-residents-sue-school-district-over-cell/article_002f897c-765b-11e8-9b77-77cd2ab3d5ed.html?utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook&utm_campaign=user-share A “no trespassing” sign on the Rohrerstown cell tower construction site displays warnings for potential radiofrequency radiation.  A yearlong battle over cellphone towers on school district property in East Hempfield Township has been revitalized thanks to a lawsuit filed against Hempfield School District. Hempfield Citizens for Safe Schools Inc.,...
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By KAREN WATKINS June 7, 2018 Disgruntled residents Jerome Kiley, Christine Bell, Kirsten Molyneaux, Bronwyn Lloyd and Carl Raymer. Residents in a quiet enclave of Plumstead have taken to the streets twice to protest about a cellphone mast to be erected on their doorstep. Standing across the road, in front of the Dutch Reformed Church...
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by Mike Dano | Jun 20, 2018 12:01pm American Tower’s program sought to prevent the construction of towers close to its existing towers. (Mike Dano/FierceWireless) American Tower, one of the world’s largest tower companies, said yesterday that it will end a program launched late last month that was designed to prevent its contractors from constructing...
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A very important and far reaching legal precedent regarding unlawful and illegal cell tower placements was set earlier this year by the Western Cape High Court when it ruled that Telkom had to get approval from a municipality before conducting projects. This is after the City of Cape Town took the service provider to court. In...
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Cell towers are a big concern for residents of South Africa. Especially with there being no regulation or monitoring on their radiation emissions, transmitters being illegally erected and public participation bypassed or steamrolled. Part of my thesis (available on jameslech.co.za) was the legislative qualification of a public interest override The function of ‘substances released into...
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International experts at a scientific conference held in the city warn about the risks of exposure to electromagnetic fields for people and the environment. By GONZALO AYUSO HIJOSA – 16th June 2018   The participants in the human chain passed through the arches of the Aqueduct in a protest act that ended in the Plaza...
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