US Empire Collapse and a 2nd Vermont Republic: 7 Ways To Prepare (MEDIUM)

Publisher’s Note: Good advice here, as we in the Green Mountains confront US imperial collapse and the reinvention of Vermont as an independent republic once again. 1. Nourish your relationships. That friend you haven’t called in a decade? That cousin… Continue Reading

From #BernieBros to #PutinPuppets – The “#RussiaHackedThe2016Election Meme Mutates, Again (FAKE NEWS)

So, now, according to “US Special Counsel Robert Mueller,” the 2016 US presidential campaigns of insurgent Democrat/Vermonter Bernie Sanders and Green Party candidate Jill Stein are both tarred with the brush of “Russian meddling.” #MemeMutation = rinse, wash, repeat, and… Continue Reading

The Post (Truth) World: Reviving the “Propaganda Model Of News” For Our Digital Age

Let’s begin with some multimedia “news” artifacts. Here is how the SnapChat platform “news feed” presents “news’ to its users. Snapchat “News” Feed from February 22, 2018. 2) Publisher’s Note: Let’s update Ed Herman and Noam Chomsky’s “Propaganda Model of… Continue Reading

“Fake News” is Fake News (Anti-Empire Report)

Publisher’s Note: Killing Hope author William Blum is an independent researcher and expert on the US Empire. This article is republished from his Anti-Empire Report #155, February 9, 2018. The people who created Facebook and Google must be smart. They’re billionaires,… Continue Reading

“Harm To Table” – Glyphosate Use Rising In Our Green Mountains?!

Publisher’s note: This astonishing story is researched by Michael Colby, who is a writer and maple syrup producer living in Walden, the former editor of the Food & Water Journal, and the co-founder, along with Will Allen and Kate Duesterberg, of… Continue Reading

The “Deep State,” US Empire, And Bi-Partisan Imperial PsyOps (JIMMY DORE meets DAILY BEAST)

“I oppose Trump, but I will not let him steal my critical thinking skills.”         So jokes LA-based comedian Jimmy Dore at minute 18 of yet another irreverent and insightful take down of US politics – this… Continue Reading