The Retro Future, by John Michael Greer (BOOK REVIEW)

“’Progress’ is just a label for whatever choices happen to have been made by governments and corporations, with or without input from the rest of us.” – John Michael Greer Of the various thinkers and observers whose work helps us… Continue Reading

Secede – From What? US of Empire and Plan ‘V” for a 2VR (INDY RADIO)

Always a pleasure yakking with Jim Hogue about Vermont independence on WGDR. Listen here. Free Vermont, and long live the UNtied States!

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

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

Vermont’s Great Auction of 2017 – You Are Invited! (ECON-ECOS/UVM)

BURLINGTON, Vt. – Economic Ecosystems Inc. announces the Great Auction of 2017 on Saturday, May 6th, 2017, in Charlotte, Vermont, from 5:00-9:00 PM. The Auction will feature art produced by EconEcos founder Ezra Mount- Finette, food by YakItToMe mobile BBQ… Continue Reading

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

VERMONT PUBLIC BANK: CITIZENS BYPASS LEGISLATURE AND CREATE COMMISSION (Press Release)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CITIZENS BYPASS LEGISLATURE, CONVENE COMMISSION FOR PUBLIC BANK MARCH 6, 1:30 PM ROOM 10, VERMONT STATE HOUSE CONTACT: Kenneth Martel, kenneth.martel@greenmtn.edu, (802) 552-0535 A few key members of the Vermont legislature have been less than enthusiastic about… Continue Reading