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. Never… Continue Reading

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

Publisher’s Note: Let’s update Ed Herman and Noam Chomsky’s “Propaganda Model of News” for the Digital Age, in partnership with Project Censored. Find the 60 minute 2/16/2018 podcast version here.   If you don’t read the newspaper, you’re uninformed. If… 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

“Bacon’s Utopia – Part 1” (OUR GEOENGINEERING AGE, PART 8)

Publisher’s Note: This is the eighth 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 story of… Continue Reading

From The Vermont Frontier – “In The Shadows Of The American Century” (US EMPIRE WATCH)

Every once in a while a book comes along that elegantly crystalizes long-term historical trends missed in the madcap 24-7 propaganda juggernaut that passes for serious “news” and public discourse in the US Empire these days. University of Wisconsin-Madison historian… 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

Plan V – THE MOVIE! – Our DOC FILM Teaser/Episode 1 Are Now LIVE! (2VR)

Welcome to 2018, Plan ‘V’ crowd funders! Exciting news – our Plan ‘V’ documentary TEASER and EPISODE 1 (Public Finance) are finished, and we busy planning our Vermont-wide FILM tour for SPRING/SUMMER 2018. Watch our 4 minute TEASER right here.… Continue Reading