An Economic Agenda for America – 12 Steps Forward

An Economic Agenda for America – 12 Steps Forward

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders shares 12 steps forward “Are we prepared to take on the enormous economic and political power of the billionaire class or do we continue to slide into economic and political oligarchy?…Today, millions of Americans are working longer hours for lower wages. In inflation-adjusted dollars, the median male worker earned $783 lessContinue Reading

The Dream of Life with Alan Watts

The Dream of Life with Alan Watts

Life as we could know it An inspiring and profound speech from the late Alan Watts Consider the value of your life.

Continued record-breaking heat ‘does not bode well for civilization’ says NASA

Continued record-breaking heat ‘does not bode well for civilization’ says NASA

How many of these studies will it take? Do we have time to turn things around, even if we act now? NASA confirmed that 2014 was the warmest year on record. The climate temperatures have increased 1.4 degrees Fahrenheit. “NASA is at the forefront of the scientific investigation of the dynamics of the Earth’s climateContinue Reading

Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin Inaugural Address – Jan 08, 2015

Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin Inaugural Address – Jan 08, 2015

Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin heading to work Inaugural Address Governor Peter Shumlin January 8, 2015 Mr. President, Mr. Speaker, members of the General Assembly, distinguished guests, and fellow Vermonters: Thank you for the tremendous honor and opportunity to serve again as Governor. As a Vermonter who grew up, raised my daughters, and built two businessesContinue Reading

Eat More Kale’s Bo Muller-Moore Wins Trademark Battle

Eat More Kale’s Bo Muller-Moore Wins Trademark Battle

After a three year legal battle small Vermont t-shirt company wins “Chick-fil-A did me a bit of a favor: They handed me lemons, and I made lemonade.” Surrounded by press, friends and supporters, including Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin, Bo Muller-Moore took to the microphone and stole the show. With integrity in hand, Bo thanked hisContinue Reading

Why We Love Vermont by Claudia Stauber

Why We Love Vermont by Claudia Stauber

Support the arts – Buy a book from a local author Buy your holiday gifts locally Claudia Stauber will be signing both her books at Stowe Books on December 20, 2014 from 11 to 1. You might even get to meet Eddie in person! “Why We Love Vermont” is homegrown and Farmfresh, this book willContinue Reading

Passionate conservationist, Martin Litton passes away at 97

Passionate conservationist, Martin Litton passes away at 97

The torch is passed. Will you take it? Sometimes we forget that there have been conservationists around for a long time. At 97, and having been involved with the outdoors his entire life, Martin Litton saw a great deal of change. Imagine, as a young man he went to the ranch that is now theContinue Reading

Bill Nye on making his home use energy more efficiently

Bill Nye on making his home use energy more efficiently

 Upgrading a 1951 home to modern efficiency levels    

Can we 3-D print our way out of the climate crisis?

Can we 3-D print our way out of the climate crisis?

Pre-People’s Climate March Panel Discussion Blew Our Minds Four influential people share their ideas On the evening before the People’s Climate March, September 20, 2014, I was alerted to, and got to attend, a panel discussion entitled, The Climate Crisis: Which Way Out? Brian Lehrer, the popular host of WNYC Radio’s Brian Lehrer Show, moderatedContinue Reading

Obama Addresses UN Climate Summit After People’s Climate March

Obama Addresses UN Climate Summit After People’s Climate March

Although renewables have made progress, much more to be done Says country aims at reducing carbon footprint and challenges other nations to do the same The President announces executive order requiring U.S. agencies to take climate into consideration when providing international development assistance.