NETFLIX Series “STRANGER THINGS” and “PROJECT MONTAUK” (INTERVIEW With Tim Matson)

Publisher’s Note: Vermonter Tim Matson is an author, photographer, natural pond designer, and supporter of a 2nd Vermont Republic (2VR). In this interview, he connects the dots between Netflix’s wildly popular “Stranger Things” series and “Project Montauk,” a secret Deep… Continue Reading

“There Is No Place Like My Home” – Miss Vermont 2017 (Interview With Erin Connor)

Publisher’s Note: Erin Connor, Miss Vermont 2017, is a University of Vermont alumna and Public Communications graduate of our Community Development and Applied Economics (CDAE) program. Here, she opens up about her work as Miss Vermont, her personal and professional… Continue Reading

“El Intermedio” Covers Vermont Independence and US Secession Movements (SPANISH TV)

We had an opportunity in September to talk with Spanish TV news reporter Guillermo Fesser of “El Intermedio” about the 2nd Vermont Republic and our Plan ‘V’ proposal for his story about US secession efforts across the country. We even… Continue Reading

Free Catalonia – the October 1, 2017 Referendum (Q AND A)

    Publisher’s Note: As the Spanish government takes increasingly aggressive steps to prevent Catalonia from exercising its right to vote on peaceable secession and sovereignty for its people, the Vermont Independent spoke with Alexia Salva, a Catalan student studying… Continue Reading

What would it look like if Vermont could actually secede from the Union?” (BRAVE LITTLE STATE)

Have you listened to “Brave Little State,” VPR’s newest monthly podcast? If not, you should. Hosted with understated and insightful aplomb by audio curator Angela Evancie,  BLS tackle a wide range of listener-generated questions, including “Who can pull off the… Continue Reading

Secede – From What? US of Empire and Plan ‘V” for a 2VR (INDY RADIO)

Always a pleasure yakking with Jim Hogue about Vermont independence on WGDR. Listen here. Free Vermont, and long live the UNtied States!

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