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#BuyNothingDay

by: EJ on 11/25/2016

New Society Publishers is happy to join with people in 65 countries around the world to celebrate Buy Nothing Day today.

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Don't Waste Your Precious Energy Being Afraid....Got Lots to Do Instead

by: EJ on 11/09/2016

 

Today's guest blog is written by Judith Plant, co-founder and publisher of New Society Publishers who asks us, "Are we ready to get out of the chair of complacency? Are we ready to face the hard work of creating a just and sustainable society?"

Last week I listened to this year's entire Massey Lectures, entitled The End of History?  Jennifer Welsh …

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Hiroshima Peace Declaration

by: EJ on 08/18/2016

The atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki was seventy-one years ago, in 1945.  And every year since 1947 the City of Hiroshima has held a Peace Festival, in the hopes that the Festival would develop into an event on a global scale and that it would help to convey Hiroshima’s desire for lasting peace to the people of the world.

Matsui Kazumi, …

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New Society Publishers Earns B Corp Certification

by: EJ on 06/28/2016

 

It's official. New Society Publishers, a leader in sustainable publishing for over 30 years, is pleased to announce yet another step in walking our talk. On June 23rd, we became a Certified B Corporation.  For a company that has always had a mandate that goes beyond the single bottom line of profit, B Corp Certification was a logical step. We …

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Why Aren't People Paying More Attention?

by: EJ on 05/04/2016

"Why aren't people paying more attention?"  David Suzuki posed this question a decade ago to David Suzuki Foundation board member, James Hoggan.  Hoggan, a leading expert in public relations, was stumped for an answer. 

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