Last night at Brooks Memorial
Library in Brattleboro more than 100 people shared a close-up look at
Taliban Jihadi in Pakistan. The talk was part of the Vermont
Council on the Humanities’ "First Wednesday" lectures, held at libraries around
VPR’s Jane Lindholm talks with humanitarian aid workers about the mid to long-term effects of the earthquake in Haiti and what role Vermotners and outside organizations are playing in the ongoing recovery process.
We check in with Vermonters who’ve gone to Haiti about the longterm after-effects of the earthquake. And VPR’s Bob Kinzel previews the week ahead in the Vermont Legislature as the budget and other key bills advance.
The United States won their first ever gold medal in the Nordic sports
when Billy Demong of Vermontville, New
York and Johnny
Spillane finished with gold and silver in a Nordic combined large hill