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A Story of Rural Choice

A Story of Rural Choice

East Haven is a small, rural community in Vermont with an abandoned air force base. For a while, the story of East Haven was a story of slow decline, but in 2012, that all turned around. Today, the story of a school closing and a surge of growth on the blog.

Policies Keeping Us Fat

Policies Keeping Us Fat

A viral story called “Everything You Know About Obesity is Wrong” is pushing readers to consider their attitudes towards overweight friends and neighbors. Where is the line between personal life choice and policy issue? Are there ways we could help our country as a whole live healthier? The answer is YES.