Julia Conley, staff writer
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) gave the keynote address Thursday night to kick off the inaugural Sanders Institute Gathering in Burlington, Vermont. (Photo:  Will Allen / @willallenphoto)
The senator opened a three-day event dedicated to discussing solutions to issues including healthcare access, wage inequality, and the climate crisis
Julia Conley, staff writer
Over three days in Burlington, Vermont, politicians and activists will "share...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Ben Cohen
Demonstrators worried about dangerous noise levels oppose the Air Force's plans...


Vermonters already fighting F-35s in their once-pristine state just learned they are one of five possible sites for a new missile base on the East Coast deemed unnecessary even by some in the military. Bernie Sanders blasted the Ground-based Midcourse Defense system proposed for Jericho, Vermont - big news: progress on the Skunk Hollow Road - as "a very bad idea I do not believe (will) ever happen." Many citizens agree it's just another chance for a few defense contractors to make a cool few...