VERMONT’S BERNIE SANDERS TAKES POLITICAL HIGH GROUND? NOPE, JUST BEACH SAND.

Publisher’s Note: Thanks to VTDigger.org for continuing to ask important questions about 2016 presidential candidate and “Our Revolution” 501c4 founder Bernie Sanders.  Here is political columnist Jon Margolis’ article from today’s online news journal. So Bernie and Jane Sanders have… Continue Reading

Noam Chomsky: How the U.S. of Empire Under Obama Has Ushered in ‘a New Era of International Terrorism’

The following is a recent interview with Noam Chomsky on the Middle East and the Obama Administration’s policies towards Syria, Egypt and Iran, and the rise of right-wing extremism and nationalism in Europe. Thanks to Alternet for originally publishing this interview –… Continue Reading

A “Brexit” Strategy for the UNtied States? Nonviolent Secession, and Vermont Can Lead the Way…

Publisher’s note: We publish decentralist viewpoints from across the political spectrum. We don’t agree with everything Mr. Dunkin states here – climate change/global warming is actually happening, and we’re no fans of Donald Trump, as our “2VR Trump Ban” indicates.… Continue Reading

The Thought Revolution: Beyond Pavlovian Thinking and “Conspiracy Theories”

Publisher’s Note: We are pleased to welcome Vermonter Chris Pratt, the “Reluctant Activist,” to our masthead. Look for regular features by the Reluctant Activist in the months ahead. Free Vermont, and long live the UNtied States! The term “conspiracy theories”… Continue Reading

The Vanishing Vermonter: The Loss of a Rural Culture

Publisher’s note: This commentary is by Peter Miller, who is a photographer and author who recently published “A Lifetime of Vermont People,” a collection of photos and stories on rural Vermonters created over the past 63 years. He is 82… Continue Reading