LEAPing Into Vermont’s Future (ENERGY RESILIENCE)

The Vermont Independent visited the 11th annual Local Energy Action Partnership (LEAP) spring energy fair in Waterbury, Vermont this week-end. With every solar panel deployed, electric vehicle purchased, and weatherization program implemented – we Vermonters are moving away from a… Continue Reading

8 WAYS TO CREATE A 2VR – “The Gods of the Empire Are Not The Gods Of Vermont!” (Resistance/Resilience)

More and more forward-thinking folks are asking us HOW to create a 2VR. Here are eight ways to support RESISTANCE and RESILIENCE in your Vermont neighborhood, and bring about the 2nd Vermont Republic.  Sign and circulate our 2VR petition. Donate… Continue Reading


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

Vermont Public Bank: Citizen’s Commission Meeting (PUBLIC AGENDA)

On Wednesday, April 5th at 6:00, we will be having the 2nd Citizen’s Commission for a State Bank meeting in Room 10 of the State House. The agenda for the meeting is: Introductions 6:00 – 6:15 People in attendance will introduce… Continue Reading

Russia Hack, Sockpuppets, and U.S. Secession Efforts (MEDIUM ANALYSIS)

Publisher’s Note: While Deep State elements, the CIA, and corporate conservative Democrats continue to flog the “Russia Hacked The 2016 Election In Favor Of Trump” meme, and mainstream Dems attempt to link the “Bernie Bros” meme to Russian cyberhackers, Medium… 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