This episode features an interview with longtime activist Eilís Ní Fhlannagáin. She discusses activism in Ireland, strategies with regards to anarchism, the fight against bigotry and trans rights. This is a good discussion on tactics.
Vol 1 Episode 10 features an interview with Asma Elhuni who was centrally involved in the deplatforming of anti-muslim speaker and author Robert Spencer from not one but 2 venues in New Hampshire. This campaign may also have cost a right wing radio host his job for his aggressive social media comments regarding this event.
Volume 1 Episode 9 of VMN has interviews from the hostess, Medic Mom, the elderly medic who was attacked by the cops, ruckus and an anonymous medic who did his duties as a medic even while being held hostage by the police.
The episode wraps up with an interview with Alison from the Torproject discussing digital security for activists as some people had their cell phones stolen by untrustworthy individuals at the event.
Volume 1 Episode 8 of Vermont Movement News. This is a shorter podcast for an emergency mobilization against the fascist Straight Pride Parade that is being held in Boston on Saturday August 31. The purpose of this podcast is to get as many people as possible to come out to oppose this right wing event.
Volume 1 Episode 7 of Vermont Movement News. This episode features interviews with Julie Conason and Adrienne Cooper Smith who were arrested protesting the ICE data Center in Williston VT on July 28th. We also have an interview with Scott Norman Rosenthal who was arrested protesting the ICE raids in Hartford on Aug 14th. The second interview will be the one
with Remi, a street medic who was at the tragic ICE vehicular attack on protestors at the Wyatt Detention center in Rhode Island.
Volume 1 Episode 6 of Vermont Movement News. This episode features interviews with Asma Alhouni and Kira Kelley who were at the July 30 2019 action at the Hartford Select Board discussing a FIP (Fair and Impartial Policing Policy that would forbid the Hartford police from collaborating or colluding with Federal ICE agents.
After discussing the situation in Hartford we will move onto a reportback and discussion with Jenifer Decker from the movement to stop nuclear bombers from being based in South Burlington at the Burlington International Airport.
Volume 1 Episode 5 of Vermont Movement News. This episode features an interview with Red who was present at Occupy/Decolonize Oakland, the infamous “Battle of Berkely” and the protest that de-platformed Milo Yanappolis. Be forewarned that there will be discussion of police and far right brutality and violence.
Welcome to Volume 1 Episode 4 of Vermont Movement News. This episode will give reports back on the Extinction Rebellion protest in Montpelier Vermont, and an interview with a DUMP activist from Newport VT and an interview with an activist from Bennington whose well was contaminated with PFOA.
Vermont Movement News Vol 1 Episode 3 – This episode features a discussion with Mindy Blank of Central Vermont Extinction rebellion explaining what their movement is about and a discussion on tactics.
Volume 1 Episode 2 of Vermont Movement News. This episode will give reports back on the 4th of July protest against ICE in Bristol Vermont and a brief report back from the alt-lite so called “Defend Free Speech” Rally in Washington DC. We were fantastically lucky to get an interview with researcher Gwen Snyder who has apparenty been targetted by the Proud Boys in retaliation for her research. Finally we will have a discussion with medic mom regarding the alt-lite/proud boy rally in DC with footage from the event.