Excerpts from ``The Green Mountain Manifesto''

There are 3 comments on the Newsday story from Jun 2, 2007, titled Excerpts from ``The Green Mountain Manifesto''. In it, Newsday reports that:

Some excerpts from "The Green Mountain Manifesto: Why and How Tiny Vermont Might Help Save America From Itself by Seceding from the Union," by retired Duke University economics professor and author Thomas ...

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Thomas Waters

Lawton, OK

#1 Jun 6, 2007
Vermonters.

Check your history books.

The issue of seccession form the union was settled in the 1860s. Your guys fought on the winning side. Anyone remember?
margaret garrison

Roseburg, OR

#2 Jun 6, 2007
Read about you all in the Eugene Register Guard in Reedsport, OR.
Go for it. I would even move there to be a part of it.
Thank-you, thank-you, thank-you for not being among the brainwashed. I've heard the Northeast is a similiar climate to the Pacific Northwest.
Have you all resurrected the Ecotopia book???
Connor Rose

West Lebanon, NH

#3 Dec 6, 2011
Thomas I see that you pointed to the civil war example. Most ppl do. But do u see that the reason we fought that war is because they fired on Fort. Sumpter. If they had simply ignored taxes and law and stopped sending delagates to congress then the matter would have been resolved

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