Peter Shumlin broke with tradition and dedicated his second inaugural address
to the single topic of education in Vermont. Richard Schneider was delighted to hear the
governor focus on the importance and relevance of higher education.
Commentator John Scagliotti is a documentary filmmaker dedicated to the exploration of issues important to the gay community. He says that since Vermont was one of the first states to pass hate crime legislation that covered gays and lesbians as a special category – it comes as something of a surprise to learn that such attacks continue in our state..
This is the time of year when most of us try to be “home for the holidays” with our families – even those for whom commentator John Scagliotti* says the words “home” and “family” have taken on new meaning.
(HOST) Recently a PBS television cartoon character named Buster has made headlines with a visit to Vermont. Some PBS stations will not be showing Buster’s Vermont visit, but commentator John Scagliotti is pleased to see that Vermont Public Television is taking a different approach.