Woodchuck Report

Producer

Bonnie Scott

Description

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

Programs in this Series

Format: 2019-09-16
Format: 2019-09-16
TBD - 09/13/2019
TBD
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.
Tariffs R' Us Part 2 - 08/10/2018
Host Varpilah Chase talks about the latest round of tariffs.
Tariffs R' Us - 07/30/2018
Host Varpilah Chase discusses the recent costly tariffs implemented on overseas goods and what they are.
A Legislative Update - 06/08/2018
Host Varpilah Chase discusses a bill to attract remote workers, local testimony for the Act 46 school consolidation bill, disagreements over the state budget, and other topics.
TPP, Syria, and North Korea - 05/11/2018
Local Libertarian Varpilah Chase discusses the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), Syria, North Korea, and several local bills (some currently going through the legislature and some having already gone through).

Featured Story

Alliance for Community Media says FCC Cable Vote Will Harm Local Media

The proposed rules would allow cable companies to assign market values to these benefits and then charge the amount back to local communities in most cases. Benefits include items like free cable subscriptions to schools, discounts for the elderly, and fiber connectivity to local government buildings like police departments, fire stations, and libraries.

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