DECENTRALISM DEFINED – HUMAN SCALE REVISITED by Kirkpatrick Sale (BOOK REVIEW)

In the early stages of the industrial revolution, it wasn’t clear whether the main source of power would be water wheels or steam engines. The advantage of the former was a cost-free renewable source of energy, and indeed hundreds of… Continue Reading

Secrecy And Geoengineering As A Weapon Of War (Our Geoengineering Age, Part 4)

Publisher’s Note: This is the fourth installment in our series on geoengineering. 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… Continue Reading

STANDING ROCK CONCLUSION: Just Like the Earth, Demonstrators Rely on Interconnectivity (#NODAPL/5)

Publisher’s Note: This is the 5th and final installment in our 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 2016.  Here are installments 1, 2, 3 and 4.… Continue Reading

1 Ounce?! Time To Get Grassroots (CANNABIS TOP 10)

Publisher’s Note: This VTDigger headline says it all. After FOUR months of sustained conversation in Montpelier this legislative session, “1 ounce of cannabis possession” seems the best our elected HOUSE representatives could sanction, despite sustained, vocal, majority support for cannabis legalization… Continue Reading

2017 “Vermonter” Poll: Support For Vermont Independence and a 2nd Vermont Republic (2VR) At An All-Time High (22% – POLL DATA)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2017 “Vermonter” Poll:  22% of Vermonters Support Vermont Independence and a 2nd Vermont Republic (2VR) According to newly released 2017 “Vermonter” poll numbers collected by the University of Vermont’s Center for Rural Studies, support for Vermont independence… Continue Reading

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

Monkey Wrenching Vermont’s Night Sky (OUR GEOENGINEERING AGE, Introduction)

Publisher’s Note: Earth Day 2017 marks the the beginning of 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 #2 – “Beyond Global Climate… Continue Reading