The “Secession Impulse” Is Alive and Well in US Cities and States (KIRKPATRICK SALE)

Publisher’s Note: Kirkpatrick Sale is our preeminent thinker on decentralism, and the founder of the Middlebury Institute, which organized in Middlebury, Vermont in November 2004. In this new OP/ED, he connects the dots on progressively-minded cities and states defying federal… Continue Reading

Pentagon Announces US Empire Is “Collapsing” (Insurge Intelligence)

It’s official. The Pentagon announced this summer that the US Empire is “collapsing.” Their solution to this troublesome news? Surprise! “More surveillance, more propaganda (‘strategic manipulation of perceptions’) and more military expansionism.” The document above makes for eye-opening reading, taking… Continue Reading

2VR Co-Sponsors Vermont “Kerrigan’s Army” Harriers In Andorra @ World Youth Sky Running Championships (SISTER REPUBLICS)

Excerpt – “Vermont is the only state in the US that once existed as its own republic (1777-1791). Andorra has remained as an independent republic, despite pressures to join the countries of Spain and France, for over one thousand years.… Continue Reading

Tribeworthy Launches “Crowd Contested” News Platform

  Publisher’s Note: We met the Tribeworthy team at the Project Censored 40th anniversary celebration last fall in California. Here’s a “deep dive” into their platform and their vision for blowing up “crowd contested” media – yet another examples of… Continue Reading

Trump and #Vexit – A Decentralist Perspective

Trump is a decentralist dream. Let’s hope he succeeds in destroying the federal government. Then we can start over where the Articles of Confederation left off before they were replaced by the US Constitution in 1788. “Progressives” who are in… Continue Reading

Origins of the ‘Climate Change’ Threat to National Security – and the Geoengineering Response. (OUR GEOENGINEERING AGE, PART 6)

Publisher’s Note: This is the sixth installment in our geoengineering series. Our skies are our most visible and vital global Commons, and they are under siege by powerful forces we are just beginning to understand. Our Geoengineering Age series tells the… Continue Reading

Designing a 2nd Vermont Republic: Our New Plan “V” Pamphlet!

Plan “V” – Designing a 2nd Vermont Republic (2VR) The case for an UNtied States and a 2nd Vermont Republic (2VR), in 5,000 words. The perfect short primer for 2VR newbies, and a “must” for any 2VR champion’s literary collection.… Continue Reading