Books

Reading list for a better world.

Book Review - White Collar Sweatshop by Jill Andresky Fraser
by Ellie Winninghoff
Review of Widening Circles
by Kim Bush
A review of Joanna Macy's book Widening Circles, by Kim Bush.
Review of Culture Jam: the Uncooling of AmericaTM
by Dan Bertolet
A review of the book Culture Jam, by Kalle Lasn, founder of Adbusters magazine.
Affluenza’s Nothing New: The Disease That Ails America
by Alan AtKisson
For those who have too much, less is not just more—it's better.
Book Review: No Logo
by Walden Bello
Walden Bello reviews Klein's book on the culture of brand capitalism and the rise of the anti-corporate globalization movement.
Book Review - Utopian Legacy: a history of conquest and oppression in the western world
by Doug Pibel
Book review of Utopian Legacy by John Mohawk. Reviewed by Doug Pibel.
Book Review - Rosa Parks by Douglas Brinkley
by Grace Lee Boggs
Historian Douglas Brinkley, also the author of award-winning biographies of Jimmy Carter and Franklin D. Roosevelt, reveals the difficult decisions that educated Parks politically and empowered her not only to say “no” on December 1, 1955, but to give permission for her “no” to become the basis for a constitutional challenge. Reviewed by Grace Lee Boggs.
Book Review - When Healing Becomes a Crime: by Kenny Ausubel
by Ellie Winninghoff
When Healing Becomes a Crime: The amazing story of the Hoxsey cancer clinics and the return of alternative therapies
Book Review - Against All Odds by John Rensenbrink
by Patrick Mazza
Book Review - Against All Odds by John Rensenbrink
Book Review: Planet Dialectics by Wolfgang Sachs
by Misa Saros
In Planet Dialectics, Wolfgang Sachs repeatedly asks the nagging question: "Whose development and of what?"
Book Review - Graceful Simplicity by Jerome Segal, Living Lightly by Walter and Dorothy Schwarz
by John de Graaf
Segal shows that now, perhaps for the first time in history, it is possible to create a society where all people can live simply but gracefully, with time for the things that really matter – deep friendships and relationships, a beautiful and clean environment, and freedom from fear and insecurity. All that is needed is the political will.
Book Review - Many Mountains Moving edited by Naomi Horii and Marilyn Krysl
by H.D. Lail
Book Review - Communities Directory: A Guide to Intentional Communities and Cooperative Living
by Amy Winchester
Book Review- Believing Cassandra: an optimist looks at a pessimist's world by Alan AtKisson
by Donella Meadows
Book Review: No Future Without Forgiveness by Desmond Tutu, and Love in Chaos by Mary McAleese
by Maryann Gorman