Second Vermont Republic

A citizen movement committed to restoring Vermont to an independent republic, free to pursue life, liberty and happiness unimpeded by the demands of an imperial, corrupt and disintegrating United States.

Bernie Sanders’ Phantom Movement, by Chris Hedges (TRUTH DIG)

Bernie Sanders, who has attracted numerous young, white, college-educated supporters in his bid for the presidency, says he is creating a movement and promises a political revolution. This rhetoric is … Continue reading

February 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Populist Revolution: Bernie and Beyond, by Ellen Brown (PUBLIC BANKS)

  The world is undergoing a populist revival. From the revolt against austerity led by the Syriza Party in Greece and the Podemos Party in Spain, to Jeremy Corbyn’s surprise … Continue reading

January 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

“Horrors Beyond Description:” Noam Chomsky on the “War On Terror” (TRUTH OUT)

Thanks to our colleagues at Truth Out for publishing this detailed interview with MIT linguist and political analyst Noam Chomsky. His “take” on Senator Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign is insightful, … Continue reading

December 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

US Political Debates: Kabuki Theater, by Stephen Lendman (ANALYSIS)

Publisher’s Note: 2VR is happy to see our own Vermont junior Senator Bernie Sanders in the presidential conversation – see our site for our “take” on Senator Sanders’ record and … Continue reading

October 14, 2015 · Leave a comment