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Our Opinion: Listen, then act on beating racism

Racism is with us everywhere in the United States — including Southern Vermont. It's our nation's Original Sin, committed when Europeans stole the land and its resources from its original …

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Letter: 'Black Lives Matter' from the perspective of a Christian leader Editor of the Reformer, On Sunday, May 31, Centre Congregational Church participated in a rally against police brutality, in solidarity with people of color in our country — people who, …
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Editor of the Reformer: I'm writing to support Michelle Bos-lun in her run for our Windham County state house seat. I've known Michelle for almost two decades and she is consistent in her values … more
Editor of the Reformer, Each summer the Brattleboro Country Club Ladies League hosts an invitational golf tournament at the end of July. In recent years this tournament has become a fund-raising … more
Editor of the Reformer, Thanks so much for the June 13 Brattleboro Historical Society article detailing recent Brattleboro Union High School scholarships. And a special thanks to Bill Holiday for … more
Editor of the Reformer, A huge thank you to the cast of Bloomsday in Brattleboro and to BCTV for bringing this live online event — celebrating James Joyce's classic novel Ulysses — … more
Editor of the Reformer: Biking north of town Tuesday morning (June 30) on Route 30, I was passed by people in two different cars who slowed, shouted something at me, and gave me the finger. Why? I … more
Editor of the Reformer: You published a letter last week with so many historical inaccuracies ("The Allen brothers are symbols of wrong done to Abenaki," June 18), that a full response would … more
White America is reeling from being exposed to the truth. We are like the children of a mobster who wake up to the headlines that our dear father, who brought us home candy and protected us from the … more
Editor of the Reformer, A narrow definition of original sin limits the transgression to the first perpetrator of the act. A broader definition allows us to acknowledge that our country was founded … more
Editor of the Reformer, Every Saturday I eagerly search the Reformer for the local history column which is produced by the Brattleboro Historical Society, headed by Mr. Joseph Rivers, along with … more
Editor of the Reformer, Regarding the Halifax Select Board meeting of June 23: The Select Board appears to believe that they can dispense with the rule of law in the town of Halifax. Their … more

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