Tag Archives: refugees

Local News
September 12, 2018

Bernie rallies in Middlebury

By Marguerite Jill Dye MIDDLEBURY—About 500 crowded onto the Middlebury Green to hear Senator Bernie Sanders and friends speak about labor issues, education, health and child care, discrimination, and the…

Letter
March 27, 2017

An Irish welcome for Middle Eastern refugees

Dear Editor, In light of the so-called travel ban being effective the day before St. Patrick’s Day, I offer a perspective on the executive order: “Céad míle fáilte,” Irish for…

Altitude Sickness: Refugees
Altitude Sickness
June 30, 2016

Altitude Sickness: Refugees

  Empathy, perspective and ethics: refugees and Rutland Today I am going to leave my usual topics and briefly dive into a topic that is in the news here locally:…

News Briefs
May 6, 2016

News Briefs: Rutland Region

By Lani Duke CITY NEWS Refugees to arrive this year Rutland will begin receiving as many as 100 refugees from Syria and Iraq starting in October and throughout the ensuing…