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

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

STANDING ROCK Claims #2 and #3: #NODAPL Protesters Used Propane Tanks As Bombs, and “Protesters” Are Not Real Protesters (#NODAPL/3)

Publisher’s Note: This is the 3rd installment in our ongoing 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. Here are installments 1 and 2.… Continue Reading

STANDING ROCK: DEMONSTRATORS DEMONIZED – CLAIM #1 (#NODAPL/2)

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

To the ICE Agents of Vermont (OPEN LETTER)

An Open Letter to Immigration and Customs Enforcement Officers of Vermont: I am writing to you over concerns I have about the arrests of Enrique Balcazar, Zully Palacios and Alex Carillo. First I wish to make clear that I understand… Continue Reading

2nd Republic Whiskey! An Interview with Vermont’repreneur Kempton Randolph

Q. Talk about your homestead in Cabot, Vermont. You are quite the Vermont’repreneur. A. I run the kind of farm that used to form the backbone of our agricultural landscape and economy, a small-scale diversified family farm rooted in self-sufficiency… Continue Reading