Woodchuck Report

Producer

Bonnie Scott

Description

Local Libertarian, Varpilah Chase, hosts this monthly call-in show.

Programs in this Series

Format: 2020-04-06
Format: 2020-04-06
Ongoing Events in Iran - 01/10/2020
Host Varpilah Chase and guest Nelson Jacob Rodriguez discuss the ongoing events in Iran, including a brief history of US and Iran relations and current events.
Impeachment and Current Events - 12/13/2019
Host Varpilah Chase covers current events and news on the impeachment of President Trump.
Vermont the Green Mountain Part 1 - 11/08/2019
Host Varpilah Chase discusses factors for why the younger and older generations are leaving the state, including the high cost of living and taxes.
Impeachment and the Current Effects - 10/11/2019
Host Varpilah Chase discusses the ongoing impeachment inquiry for President Trump.
Global Warming Controversy - 09/13/2019
Host Varpilah Chase discusses the controversy surrounding global warming, especially the varying political views on the subject.
Economic, Political, and National Trilemmas - 08/09/2019
Host Varpilah Chase discusses paradoxes and dilemmas, specifically the Triffin Dilemma, the Liberal Paradox, and the Impossible Trinity.
Technological Unemployment and Automation - 07/12/2019
Host Varpilah Chase is joined by Jacob Rodriguez to discuss tech automation and the associated issue of unemployment.
Foreign Policy and Trade Deficits - 06/14/2019
Varpilah Chase breaks down the United States trade deficit with our international partners and discusses future presidential campaign stances on foreign policy.
The Student Debt "Crisis" - 05/10/2019
This week Varpilah Chase is accompanied by guest host Jacob Rodriguez to discuss student debt.
Universal Basic Income, Income Equality, The Democratic Race, and More - 04/12/2019
Host Varpilah Chase discusses universal basic income, income equality, the Democratic race, and more.
Town Meeting Day Recap - 03/08/2019
During this episode, host Varpilah Chase gives you a closer look at the exact and final results of Town Meeting Day for Chittenden County and the surrounding areas.
The Gold Standard, Mecantilism, Balanced Trade and Fair Trade - 01/11/2019
Host Varpilah Chase discusses topics including the Gold Standard, mecantilism, balanced trade and fair trade.
The Deficit, Free Trade, Fertility Rates, and More - 12/14/2018
Host Varpilah Chase discusses the deficit, free trade, the rise of China and decline of America, the fertility rate, and the economy.
Post-Election Results - 11/09/2018
Varpilah goes over the results of the 2018 midterm elections.
Autarky and the Commons - 09/14/2018
Host Varpilah Chase discusses autarky (national economic self-sufficiency and independence) and the tragedy of the commons.

Featured Story

Burlington Mayor Miro Weinberger Offers City Resources in response to Covid 19 Pandemic

Burlington Resource & Recovery Center: On Monday, March 23, we launched the Burlington COVID-19 Resource & Recovery Center, or RRC. The RRC's function is to provide relief to the economic disruption of COVID-19. If you are a renter worried about housing security, a business owner seeking access to federal assistance, a person experiencing homelessness who needs shelter, a Burlingtonian looking for information about City taxes and fees during this time or the federal aid that is coming, or someone looking to volunteer safely, you can get a 1-1 (remote) consult at the RRC and find many resources on the website. For more information, call (802) 755-7239 or go to the City website: https://www.burlingtonvt.gov/Resources

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