Vermont lawmakers passed a wave of police reforms immediately after the murder of George Floyd two years ago. Since then, progress has been slow.
For Vermont in 2019, Black women experienced abortions at a rate 4.4 times that of white women. What is the conclusion from this?
A look back at a complex past, from the editors of the Vermont Cynic.
A Brattleboro supporter of Black Lives Matter is challenging the constitutionality of a state law that prohibits disturbing the peace by “electronic communications.”
When American soldiers fight and die in battle, it isn’t for the physical flag but the freedom and democracy it represents, which includes both flying it proudly or incinerating it in protest.
The final installment in an invitational series exploring the history of the Black Lives Matter flag in Vermont's schools.
A flag celebrating Black Lives Matter and LGBTQ+ pride, raised at Mill River Union High School on Tuesday after more than a year of debate, disappeared around 12 hours later.
The third annual Vermont First African Landing Day commemoration held at the Intervale Center in Burlington on Saturday marked the anniversary of when the first enslaved people from Africa landed in Virginia in 1619.
The St. Albans Museum has plenty of photos of the area’s wealthy, white families. But curators are struggling to find historic photos of local Black people.
“You can never wait to be invited,” one activist told students at the Governor’s Institute on Global Issues and Youth Action.
I appreciate a well-reasoned conservative argument and often find myself in agreement with some or all of what I hear, but the far right’s invectives against a sincere effort to confront the implicit bias and racism of the past at a deeper level seems to me sound and fury signifying nothing.
Police say they are looking for a suspect who painted graffiti on a Jericho resident’s home and car.
Tiffany Riley’s suit accuses the school district of firing her unjustly and infringing on her right to free speech.
Vermonters gathered at parks, schools and other spots across Burlington Saturday for the first city-wide celebration of Juneteenth. The federal government also designated Juneteenth a federal holiday earlier this week. […]