I would implore selectboards to spend some time looking at their makeup and the makeup of town committees.
Why would pro-choice Vermonters even consider opening this legal can of worms when by voting no on Proposal 5 their rights would be totally secure under existing Vermont law?
Let’s not whitewash — or greenwash — hunting practices.
Carbon dioxide removal can and must be profitable or it will not help save us in time.
Maintaining the highest standards for excellent quality care is our continuous goal. So, a recent report about abuse, fraud and neglect in our system is a deeply disturbing event for everyone connected to our network.
These issues will be subject to interpretation by way of court cases — thus punting the final decisions from the Legislature to a court of five people. In my view, that's irresponsible lawmaking.
Opinion now crowds out news and conspiracies enthrall even the rational among us. Facts are fungible. Science is disrespected. Bias becomes a religion and religion becomes a weapon. Without truth, we are rudderless.
Equating the end of all fossil fuel use with the net zero goal means that we don’t prioritize our reductions because “all” fossil fuels are bad.
My teenage pregnancy was a traumatic ordeal, especially because I’d been sent to a crisis pregnancy center by my college.
Would you treat a DWI that caused the death of a passenger or another motorist with the same leniency?