The Vermont Cynic

Be conscious in giving thanks

Be conscious in giving thanks

Staff Editorial

November 14, 2018

It’s November and we’ve made it to the final stretch of the semester. Once we hit the middle of the month, the few remaining weeks melt together in a mess of final exams, projects, readings and essays, then, finally, some rest. But, one week in particular can feel especially long — and that ...

Dialogues come from openness, not anger

Dialogues come from openness, not anger

Emily Johnston

September 27, 2018

It’s a typical day during a typical week. Someone opens Twitter and does what many have done before: sends an offensive tweet. Everyone’s seen it while mindlessly scrolling through various social media apps. A post that triggers an alarm inside, blaring “this is not right.” For many, this v...

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