A “Fable” Of Vermont Resistance: Or Is It? (BOOK REVIEW)

Full disclosure. I picked up Bill McKibben’s new novel RADIO FREE VERMONT prepared not to like it. After all, it’s a NOVEL, and McKibben, a gentleman journalist known for his dark prophetic prognostications about NASA-explained climate change and the end… Continue Reading

Plan ‘V’ on CABIN TALK (SNOW’LIAGE VISION)

Thanks to CABIN TALK’s Claudia Stauber for hosting VERMONT INDEPENDENT this week. We discuss Plan ‘V’ while drinking green tea. Listen and watch here. Happy Thanksgiving to all!

Bill McKibben and Amy Goodman on Vermont Independence, Sorta. (DEMOCRACY NOW)

Hilarious! Bill reads from his book RADIO FREE VERMONT,  a “fictional fable of resistance,” and then declares to Democracy Now host Amy Goodman that “Vermont can’t secede from the Union.” And Amy asks not a single question about the REAL… Continue Reading

“H 6011 – The Geoeingineering Act of 2017” (RHODE ISLAND)

Publisher’s Note: As we write the history of geoengineering here at Vermont Independent, forward-thinking legislators are beginning to codify legislative opposition to the secret spraying in our sky commons. Witness this bill from Rhode Island – worth a close read.… Continue Reading

What Would It Look Like If Vermont Seceded? (VPR/BRAVE LITTLE STATE)

Hmmm, VPR and  “Brave Little State.”  You didn’t really “lean in” here, did you? At least you are beginning to sorta explore the idea. Free Vermont!

US Announces “Permanent Occupation” of Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria (FAILED STATES)

Publisher’s note: Since 2005, we’ve been writing about the US Empire and the Pentagon’s plan for “full spectrum dominance” of planet Earth and outer space. Here’s an update – straight from Exxon point man / “Secretary of State” Rex Tillerson’s… Continue Reading

Why a Vermont Public Bank? 7 Good Reasons. (Plan ‘V’)

A public bank in Vermont will create more than 2,500 new Vermont jobs. A public bank would increase Gross State Product by up to $324 million, generating community development statewide. Public banking would save Vermont around $100 million in annual… Continue Reading

“OUR GEOENGINEERING AGE” PAGE is now LIVE! (“CLOUD BRIGHTENING”)

Right here. We encourage all lovers of Blue Sky and champions of our Sky Commons to hash tag your photos of “cloud brightening” and “solar radiation management” activity with the #SaveOurSkies hash tag – now over 80 images and counting… Continue Reading