Flight of the Discords: Military Industrial Complex Bullies [Harpers]

Harper’s Magazine  |  Jun 6, 2013  |  Andrew Cockburn HEART OF EMPIRE – The Harper’s Blog Flight of the Discords The military–industrial–congressional complex bullies the F-35 Lightning II into Burlington “Before Dwight Eisenhower delivered his famous farewell address on January 17, 1961, the text of his speech warned of the threat posed by the “military–industrial–congressional complex.” But […]

“This is the kind of Neighborhood Money Cannot Buy”: S. Burlington VT Residents Share Their Experiences with Fighter Jets

Wisconsin Citizens Media Cooperative  |  Oct 31, 2019   |  WCMCoop  WCMCoop accepts donations  please consider supporting citizen journalism   On October 24, 2019 a delegation of elected officials and community leaders from Madison, WI spoke with residents of the Chamberlain neighborhood in S. Burlington, VT about their experiences with VT Air National Guard (VTANG) fighter jets […]

Wisconsin delegation in Vermont for “fact-finding mission” on impacts of F-35 jets

NBC15 Madison  |  Oct 23, 2019  |  NBC Staff “BURLINGTON, Vt. (WMTV)– Elected Wisconsin officials and Madison community leaders were in Burlington, Vermont Wednesday on what they are calling a “fact finding mission” about F-35s. The Vermont Air National Guard has a beddown of F-35 jets at the Burlington Airport. Truax Field Air National Guard […]