The Vermont Cynic

Students kneeling opens the conversation

Students kneeling opens the conversation

Staff Editorial

November 15, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorial

While the NFL has received national attention as players take a knee during the national anthem, protests have now moved to college basketball courts. Across the country, some college athletes have started to take a stand by taking a knee during the national anthem. That movement came to Burlington last ...

Respect fallen troops; don’t protest

Respect fallen troops; don’t protest

Ian Nathan

November 3, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Since 2001, 1,645 American soldiers have lost major limbs in combat; another 138,197 American souls have been classified as casualties according to a Congressional Research Service report from Aug. 2015. These men and women earn $29,380 on average fighting to defend our freedoms. These ...

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