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Twelve years to A Finer Future for all?

by: Sara on 11/13/2018

Guest blog from New Society Acquisition Editor Rob West.

As oil consumption skyrockets towards 100 million barrels …

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Groundbreaking Educator and Author John Taylor Gatto Passes Away

by: Sara on 11/05/2018
Posted in: Education

We were sad to learn of the passing of the groundbreaking educator and author John Taylor Gatto on Thursday October 25th, 2018. Twice named New York State Teacher of the Year, he became a fierce advocate of families and young people taking back education and learning, arguing that "genius is as common as dirt," but conventional schooling is …

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DIY Kombucha - an Interview with Red Seal Chef Andrea Potter

by: EJ on 10/22/2018

DIY Kombucha: Sparkling Homebrews Made Easy is not just a beautiful book to look at, it is packed full of practical advice on everything you need to know to successfully brew your own sparkling teas.  Chef Andrea Potter was our guest on Facebook last week and answered dozens of questions about kombucha.  Today she answers a few more in her author …

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The Mediator's Toolkit - Author Inteview with Gerry O'Sullivan

by: EJ on 10/15/2018

Author Gerry O'Sullivan has been a mediator, trainer and facilitator for over 30 years.  An advanced member of the Mediator's Institute of Ireland, she has delivered training in Cuba, Palestine and the UK.  Today she responds to our questions about her new book, The Mediator's Toolkit: Formulating and Asking Questions for Successful Outcomes.

 

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An Interview with the author of The Memory We Could Be, Daniel Macmillen Voskoboynik

by: Sara on 10/05/2018

This week's author interview is with Daniel Macmillen Voskoboynik, the author of The Memory We Could Be: Overcoming Fear to Create Our Ecological Future. In it he links history with biology, economics with physics, to join the dots between our overlapping crises, illustrating in human terms the world we could lose and the world we can still win.

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