Earth Calling

A Climate Change Handbook for the 21st Century

Written by Ellen Gunter and Ted Carter, Foreword by Caroline Myss
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Our earliest mythologies tell us we all start as a little bit of dirt. These stories carry a profound message: each of us is born with a deep and abiding connection to the earth, one that many of us have lost touch with. The Silent Spring for today's environmental activists, this...

Collapsing Consciously

Transformative Truths for Turbulent Times

Written by Carolyn Baker, Ph.D., Foreword by John Michael Greer
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A collection of probing essays and weekly meditations, this book addresses how to prepare emotionally and spiritually for the impending collapse of industrial civilization. Author Carolyn Baker offers wisdom, inspiration, and a sense of spiritual purpose for anyone who is concerned about the daunting future humankind has created.

The author's introduction to Collapsing...

Occupy Spirituality

A Radical Vision for a New Generation

Written by Adam Bucko and Matthew Fox, Afterword by Lama Surya Das, Foreword by Mona Eltahawy and Andrew Harvey
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Named one of the Fifty Best Spiritual Books of 2013 by SPIRITUALITY & PRACTICE in the JUSTICE category!

The Occupy Wall Street movement and protest movements around the world are evidence of a new era of intergenerational activists seeking deeper spiritual meaning in their quest for peace and justice.

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Integrated Activism

Applying the Hidden Connections between Ecology, Economics, Politics, and Social Progress

Written by Alexis Zeigler
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How do peak oil, climate change, and the limits of growth affect abortion rights, income equality, and civil liberty? In this impassioned treatise, author and activist Alexis Zeigler reveals the hidden connections between ecology, economics, politics, and social justice—and shows us how to use these connections to effect real, long-lasting change.

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The Ascent of Humanity

Civilization and the Human Sense of Self

Written by Charles Eisenstein
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Charles Eisenstein explores the history and potential future of civilization, tracing the converging crises of our age to the illusion of the separate self. In this limited hardcover edition of Eisenstein's landmark book, he argues that our disconnection from one another and the natural world has mislaid the foundations of science...

The Ascent of Humanity

Civilization and the Human Sense of Self

Written by Charles Eisenstein
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Charles Eisenstein explores the history and potential future of civilization, tracing the converging crises of our age to the illusion of the separate self. In this landmark book, Eisenstein explains how a disconnection from the natural world and one another is built into the foundations of civilization: into science, religion, money...

Solar Revolution

Why Mankind Is on the Cusp of an Evolutionary Leap

Written by Dieter Broers, Translated by Robert Nusbaum
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Does the sun have the power to transform humankind? In Solar Revolution, German biophysicist Dieter Broers makes a compelling case, pointing to a wealth of scientific evidence that shows a remarkable correlation between increases in solar activity and advances in our creative, mental, and spiritual abilities.

We are in the midst...

Empowering Public Wisdom

A Practical Vision of Citizen-Led Politics

Written by Tom Atlee
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Lifelong activist Tom Atlee proposes innovative ways to distill the wisdom of ordinary people in order to better guide public policy. In Empowering Public Wisdom, Atlee recognizes currently popular forms of progressive democracy advocates, such as citizen participation and voter education, but suggests that what is really needed is a re-thinking of the...

The Open-Source Everything Manifesto

Transparency, Truth, and Trust

Written by Robert David Steele, Foreword by Howard Bloom
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What the world lacks right now—especially the United States, where every form of organization from government to banks to labor unions has betrayed the public trust—is integrity. Also lacking is public intelligence in the sense of decision-support: knowing what one needs to know in order to make honest decisions for the...

Embracing Israel/Palestine

A Strategy to Heal and Transform the Middle East

Written by Michael Lerner
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A major modern conundrum is how the Arab/Israel conflict remains unresolved and, seemingly, unresolvable. In this inspirational book, Rabbi Michael Lerner suggests that a change in consciousness is crucial. With clarity and honesty, he examines how the mutual demonization and discounting of each sides’ legitimate needs drive the debate, and he points...

What Comes After Money?

Essays from Reality Sandwich on Transforming Currency and Community

Edited by Daniel Pinchbeck and Ken Jordan, Contribution by Charles Eisenstein and Peter Lamborn Wilson
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Most people believe that money is organic and inevitable; we forget that money is just a tool created to perform certain functions. But just as computer programmers drop out-of date tools and pick up better ones as soon as they become available, we might switch from bank-financed currency to a more equitable...

Sacred Economics

Money, Gift, and Society in the Age of Transition

Written by Charles Eisenstein
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Sacred Economics traces the history of money from ancient gift economies to modern capitalism, revealing how the money system has contributed to alienation, competition, and scarcity, destroyed community, and necessitated endless growth. Today, these trends have reached their extreme—but in the wake of their collapse, we may find great opportunity to...

Somalis in Maine

Crossing Cultural Currents

Afterword by Ahmed I. Samatar, Edited by Kimberly A. Huisman, Mazie Hough, Kristin M. Langellier and Carol Nordstrom Toner
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Lewiston, a mill town of about thirty-six thousand people, is the second-largest city in Maine. It is also home to some three thousand Somali refugees. After initially being resettled in larger cities elsewhere, Somalis began to arrive in Lewiston by the dozens, then the hundreds, after hearing stories of Maine’s attractions...

The Altenberg 16

An Exposť of the Evolution Industry

Written by Suzan Mazur
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A new theory of evolution begins to emerge in the pages of The Altenberg 16: An Exposé of the Evolution Industry. Written by Suzan Mazur—a print and television journalist whose reports have appeared in the Financial Times, The Economist, Archaeology, Omni, and many other publications—the book is a front row seat...

The Challenge of Islam

The Prophetic Tradition

Written by Norman O. Brown, Edited by Jerome Neu, Introduction by Jay Cantor
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The Prophetic Tradition: The Challenge of Islam is an enlightening set of lectures given by Norman O. Brown during the 1980s, exploring a wide-ranging array of topics concerning Islam. Brown reveals the overlooked relationship between Islam and early Christianity, exploring Islam’s relation to, and revision of, the Christian tradition, the literary...

Dreams of the Presidents

From George Washington to Barack Obama

Written by Charles Barasch, Foreword by John R. Turner
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The stuff of dreams—hopes, fears, and longings—represents universal subjects to which everyone can relate. Dreams take on a new cultural currency in this collection of dream-poems, one for each American president. Exploring power, as well as its limits and possibilities, linguistics instructor Charles Barasch plays no favorites, making light of the...

Hurricane Katrina

Response and Responsibilities, Second Edition

Edited by John Brown Childs
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The voices gathered in this book represent critical and personal responses to Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. They are a second volley following the immediate journalism, and suggest the kind of dialogue, critical analysis and hopeful spirit that will be necessary in the reconstruction of the Gulf Coast. All essays were...

Creating Peace by Being Peace

The Essene Sevenfold Path

Written by Gabriel Cousens, M.D.
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Representing a synthesis of the author’s decades of multidisciplinary work in meditation, psychiatry, psychotherapy, and spirituality, Creating Peace by Being Peace guides readers in creating peace on seven levels of engagement, from the body to the ecology to God. Author Gabriel Cousens addresses the increasingly urgent need to transform humankind with...

The Worlding Project

Doing Cultural Studies in the Era of Globalization

Edited by Christopher Leigh Connery and Rob Wilson
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Globalization discourse now presumes that the “world space” is entirely at the mercy of market norms and forms promulgated by reactionary U.S. policies. An academic but accessible set of studies, this wide range of essays by noted scholars challenges this paradigm with diverse and strong arguments. Taking on topics that range...

Dude, Where's My Black Studies Department?

The Disappearance of Black Americans from Our Universities

Written by Cecil Brown
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***WINNER, 2008 PEN Oakland - Josephine Miles National Literary Award

Blacks have been vanishing from college campuses in the United States and reappearing in prisons, videos, and movies. Cecil Brown tackles this unwitting "disappearing act" head on, paying special attention to the situation at UC Berkeley and the University of...

Science Sold Out

Does HIV Really Cause AIDS?

Written by Rebecca Culshaw, Foreword by Harvey Bialy
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There are many well-established scientific reasons that the HIV/AIDS hypothesis is highly doubtful. In Science Sold Out, Rebecca Culshaw describes her slow uncovering of these reasons over her years researching HIV for her work constructing mathematical models of its interaction with the immune system. It is rare that a researcher who...

Prisons: Inside the New America

From Vernooykill Creek to Abu Ghraib

Written by David Matlin, Foreword by Ishmael Reed
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This powerful exposè reveals how America's ailing prison system undermines the public trust. For ten years, David Matlin taught at a maximum-security prison, where he confronted daily the nature of society, crime, and violence. Based on his experiences, this book examines the history of prisons in the United States and shows...

Abu Ghraib

The Politics of Torture

Contribution by David Levi Strauss, Barbara Ehrenreich and Mark Danner, Compiled by North Atlantic Books
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Abu Ghraib unveiled a lengthy list of disastrous actions and cover-ups by the Bush administration and the American military. Abu Ghraib examines the problem from many different perspectives, gathering together timely essays on the prison scandal from prominent progressive writers. Barbara Ehrenreich looks at the story through the lens of feminism...

What Does Al Qaeda Want?

Unedited Communiques

Commentaries by Robert Marlin
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In the aftermath of the September 11th attacks, al-Qaeda has become the most infamous terrorist organization in history. While their actions are deplorable, it remains a populist and idealist movement—and one that continues to spread. Despite heavy media coverage, most people are unaware of the group's ultimate goals. Sampling from actual...

Hidden Casualties

Environmental, Health and Political Consequences of the Persian Gulf War

Edited by Saul Bloom, John Miller, Phillippa Winkler and James Warner, Foreword by Nancy Pelosi
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This volume reveals the full extent of the 1991 Persian Gulf War's devastation (including oil spills seventy times larger than the Exxon Valdez disaster, how the West armed Iraq, the link between oil fires and the storms that devastated Bangladesh and China in 1991, and the impact on Iraqi, Kuwaiti, and...