Workers Unite

An uprising among the 500 or so workers at Springfield Technical Community College appears to have near unanimous support. The goal is to get rid of the college's leadership. “They wouldn't let... Read more »

Valley to NYC Trains Get Faster, More Frequent, Cheaper

Next month, Amtrak will get faster between the Valley and New York City. Also next month, passenger train service between Springfield, Hartford, and New York City will get much more frequent and... Read more »

Green Mountain National Forest in Danger

Unless people get active to stop the plan, thousands of acres of Green Mountain National Forest that are about 10 miles from Brattleboro will probably be clearcut logged soon. “They are coming... Read more »

This Is What Democracy Looks Like

People are taking to the streets for workers' rights and for gun control. On April 27 at 3 p.m. there will be a rally for gun control outside 2100 Roosevelt Avenue in Springfield. The event is... Read more »

Hours After Syria Bombing, More than 100 Protest in Valley

Less than 24 hours after President Trump bombed Syria, about 80 people attended a rally on April 14 in Greenfield to oppose the attack. The group that organized the rally has a web site at Read more »