Becca Balint is on the cusp of making history.
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Vermont Conversation: Stroke survivors bike across America to raise awareness and hope
“This metaphor of cycling is an adaptive activity that enables us to continue to live the kind of life we want to live."
Vermont Conversation: A child of the radical Weather Underground reconsiders its legacy
Zayd Ayers Dohrn, 45, spent the first five years of his life on the run while underground with his parents.
Vermont Conversation: From homelessness to Harvard
Emi Nietfeld was like many high school seniors, dutifully filling out college applications. But unlike most other applicants, she was trying to get into an Ivy League school while writing college essays in the front seat of her Toyota Corolla, where she was living.
Vermont Conversation: The human cost of America's forever wars
Nearly half of troops returning from post-9/11 deployments report having reintegration problems, almost double the number reported by earlier veterans.
Vermont Conversation: Why is Russia at war with Ukraine?
The "willingness of the Russian public to tolerate sacrifice — it's not unlimited,” says Russia expert and Middlebury College professor Will Pyle.
Vermont Conversation: Shedding her secret, outdoor athlete and trans trailblazer Alex Showerman becomes role model
Showerman has some advice for trans kids: “Celebrate yourself. You’re awesome.”
Equipment, pandemic fuel explosion in popularity of backcountry skiing
Sales of alpine touring equipment increased by “hundreds of percent” as skiers flocked to the backcountry this winter, seeking autonomy, adventure — and a distinct lack of crowds.
Vermont Conversation: Top GOP operative Stuart Stevens on renouncing his party & defeating Trump
This week on the Vermont Conversation with David Goodman, a Republican strategist who worked on campaigns for George W. Bush and Mitt Romney reflects on Trump.
VTDigger hosts 'The Vermont Conversation' podcast with David Goodman
The public affairs radio show will be featured as a special biweekly podcast on the VTDigger website and will continue to air on WDEV on Wednesdays at 1 p.m.
David Goodman: A Q&A with epidemiologist Dr. Steven Goodman
I did not expect that basic public health measures and looking at numbers would become political. I did not expect that wearing a mask would be political.
David Goodman: How racism kills
The likelihood of being infected is absolutely socially structured by histories and current realities of injustice in our society.
David Goodman: Time to reopen? A Q&A with Dr. Steven Goodman
'How can we relax restrictions to the point where the amount of infection that occurs can be managed and tolerated and suppressed while still letting our economy go at some level?'
David Goodman: 'Our house is burning down'
A COVID-19 conversation with Stanford epidemiologist Dr. Steve Goodman.