Ethan Allen Did Not Make Furniture . . . 0
. . . despite what modern marketing may lead us to think.
He and his “Green Mountain Boys” fought for freedom.
Their spirit still lives in their home state:
A group in Brattleboro (Vermont-ed.) is petitioning to put an item on a town-meeting agenda in March that would make Bush and Vice President Cheney subject to arrest and indictment if they visit the southeastern Vermont community.
“This petition is as radical as the Declaration of Independence, and it draws on that tradition in claiming a universal jurisdiction when governments fail to do what they’re supposed to do,” said Kurt Daims, 54, a retired machinist leading the drive.