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Two cheers for PG&E “Democracy”

Robin Lakoff, professor emerita of linguistics | June 13, 2010

The results of last Tuesday’s primary elections were mixed. But one result gives me hope: the failure of Prop 16, PG&E’s so-called Taxpayers Right to Vote ballot initiative. I am cheered not so much because of what the proposition was about (requiring a vote to municipalize utilities), as because of the way in which it … Continue reading »