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

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

Standing Rock: Demonstrators Demonized In An Attempt To Muddy Their Message (#NoDAPL/1)

Publisher’s Note: This is the first installment in a series. Find the 2nd installment here. In the 21st century, procuring accurate information about any complex issue grows increasingly difficult. The Internet provides a forum for a cacophony of voices that… Continue Reading

2nd Republic Whiskey! An Interview with Vermont’repreneur Kempton Randolph

Q. Talk about your homestead in Cabot, Vermont. You are quite the Vermont’repreneur. A. I run the kind of farm that used to form the backbone of our agricultural landscape and economy, a small-scale diversified family farm rooted in self-sufficiency… Continue Reading

Weaponizing A.I. Through BIG DATA “Behaviorial Microtargeting” – Vermont’s Radical Small “D” Democracy Is The Age-Old Solution (TOWN MEETING V THE MATRIX)

Publisher’s Note: This new Scout investigation has been keeping us up at night here in the Green Mountains of Vermont’s once and future Republic. To wit – what do you get when you marry 1) “social” media platforms, 2) Big… Continue Reading