Geoengineering, For Real?! The Latest Research, Revealed (OUR GEOENGINEERING AGE)

Publisher’s Note: This important story shared via email by Vermont geoengineering lead researcher and writer Ian Baldwin. See link below for access to Baldwin’s 8 part series entitled “Our Geoengineering Age.” And take a good close read of this new… Continue Reading

Why Liberalism Failed (BOOK REVIEW)

“Liberal theorists failed to recognize that traditional culture, embedded in heritage, custom, place, community, and shared values, provided essential psychological nutrients, without which human beings cannot thrive and may well turn monstrous…the key, for Deneen, is to rebuild small scale… Continue Reading

US Empire Collapse and a 2nd Vermont Republic: 7 Ways To Prepare (MEDIUM)

Publisher’s Note: Good advice here, as we in the Green Mountains confront US imperial collapse and the reinvention of Vermont as an independent republic once again. 1. Nourish your relationships. That friend you haven’t called in a decade? That cousin… Continue Reading

Vermont’s Annual Town Meeting Day: Where Every Citizen Is A Legislator (DIRECT DEMOCRACY)

“All extensive governments have a natural tendency to destroy that equality among the people, which was necessary to keep one part of mankind from oppressing the other.” – Norwich, Vermont farmer Daniel Buck; March 1791 Today – March 4 in… Continue Reading

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

Let’s begin with some multimedia “news” artifacts. Here is how the SnapChat platform “news feed” presents “news’ to its users. Snapchat “News” Feed from February 22, 2018. 2) Publisher’s Note: Let’s update Ed Herman and Noam Chomsky’s “Propaganda Model of… Continue Reading

Imperial Infrastructure: Why China Is Running Circles Around US (Bu Hao!)

Publisher’s Note: For the moment, the world’s two most powerful 21st century Empires are US and China. We’ve been to western China and witnessed the ambitious “One Belt, One Road” initiative at its launch. Why is it that China can invest… Continue Reading

How The American Empire’s “Propaganda Machine” Gaslights US While “Russia Smearing” Independent News Channels (MINT NEWS / RT)

Publisher’s note: I had the good fortune to meet MINT founder Mnar Muhwesh at a national media conference hosted by Project Censored several months ago, and have been reading MINT ever since. In an Age of Orwellian Doublespeak, MINT’s fierce… 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