Ben Mitchell Announces Congressional Candidacy

Social Democrat Ben Mitchell Announces Congressional Candidacy. Westminster, Vermont:  Social Democrat Ben Mitchell is formally announcing his candidacy for the United States House of Representatives at the Westminster Town Meeting on Saturday, March 3.  A Westminster resident for more than twenty years, Mr. Mitchell describes himself as “an insurgent, anti-corporate Congressional candidate, bringing the principle of Democracy…

Florida School Shooting: Who Are the 17 Students and Teachers Killed

They are the lives gone much too soon. Fourteen students and three adults were killed when a gunman opened fire inside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. The victims range in age from 14 to 49. Some had just started high school, others were preparing to enter college. The adults who died gave their lives to protect their students from the gunmen’s bullets.’s Lisa Voyticki has more.