Beyond Global Climate Talks (Our Geoengineering Age, Part 2)

Publisher’s Note: This is the second installment in our series on geoengineering, the most important and underreported global environmental phenomenon of our time, researched and written by Chelsea Green co-founder Ian Baldwin. Read installment #1 – “Monkey Wrenching Vermont’s Night Sky” –… Continue Reading

STANDING ROCK CLAIM #4: #NoDAPL Protesters Are Slaughtering Livestock (#NODAPL/4)

Publisher’s Note: This is the 4th installment in our ongoing series exploring how the mainstream corporate commercial US media misrepresented 10,000 #NoDAPL peaceful water protectors over the course of this past fall and winter. Here are installments 1, 2 and 3. This was… Continue Reading

Vermont Indy Media Alive And Well! (Jim Hogue/WGDR)

Actor, historian, and multimedia journalist Jim Hogue continues to provide cutting-edge news and information for independently-minded Vermonters in all manner of ways. Here’s his two latest WGDR news shows, featuring in-depth interviews with Alexandra Bruce and Bill Bergman, as well as… Continue Reading

The US Empire versus Syria – Setting the Middle East On Fire (ON CONTACT)

Publisher’s Note: Former New York Times Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Chris Hedges explores what the hell is REALLY going in Syria in this new episode of “On Contact,” with Alternet’s Max Blumenthal and Ben Norton: US efforts to 1) destabilize Assad’s… Continue Reading

STANDING ROCK Claims #2 and #3: #NODAPL Protesters Used Propane Tanks As Bombs, and “Protesters” Are Not Real Protesters (#NODAPL/3)

Publisher’s Note: This is the 3rd installment in our ongoing series exploring how the mainstream corporate commercial US media misrepresented 10,000 #NoDAPL peaceful water protectors over the course of this past fall and winter. Here are installments 1 and 2.… Continue Reading

GeoEngineering, “Solar Radiation Management,” And The Secret Spraying Of Our Skies (#SOS)

Publisher’s Note: One year ago this month, the Vermont Independent began a systematic investigation into what we now believe to be the most important and most under-reported global environmental story of our time – the secret “geoengineering” of our skies.… Continue Reading

STANDING ROCK: DEMONSTRATORS DEMONIZED – CLAIM #1 (#NODAPL/2)

Publisher’s Note: This is the 2nd installment in our ongoing series exploring how the mainstream corporate commercial US media misrepresented 10,000 #NoDAPL peaceful water protectors. Read #NoDAPL #1 here. Claim #1: The Standing Rock Tribe had numerous opportunities to have a… Continue Reading