Liberals and Progressives herald the Black Lives Matter movement with signature flags and lawn signs. How many really know their ideology and how it’s deluding a whole generation?

In a little over a week at the Public Hearing on Thursday, May 20, residents will have the opportunity to comment on proposed changes to South Burlington’s land development regulations.

If your lawn is filled with dandelions, may I be the first to congratulate and thank you. A yard full of these lovely yellow flowers, which transform into puff-able white balls, show that the people who live there care about the environment.

China, Russia and radical Muslims are national security threats, yet Pres. Joe Biden says global warming is our greatest existential threat. His priorities are refocused now on mitigating climate change.

When I walk in Red Rocks Park with friends or watch my grandchildren play in the streams and sandboxes at Wheeler Nature Park, I am so grateful that someone had the foresight to advocate to keep these once private lands open to the public.

I’m writing this Earth Day message to you, our elected officials, to plead with you to start treating climate change as the emergency it is.

We often think of the large environmental changes the planet is undergoing, as occurring somewhere else in the world: in exotic tropical rain forests, or in hurricanes along the coasts of the United States, or among overhunted large animal species in Africa, or along crumbling glaciers, but every bit as important (though perhaps less visible) examples of degradation are taking place in every village, city and county across our country, including South Burlington.

Can we please cease and desist with this SoBu nonsense? Every time I see it in print, I cringe.

I smiled as I read “An uninvited guest — the fox” by seventh-grader Richard Jiang. Our youth have lots to teach us.

See the following link and participate in public comment on major updates which affect existing homes:

In my April 8 Guest Perspective on affordable housing, two costs given for Cathedral Square buildings were inaccurate.

Just what we need, another way for capitalists to exploit substance abuse, dependency and addiction in order to make money.

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