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Earth Overshoot Day - #Movethedate

by: Sara on 07/22/2019

Earth Overshoot Day is July 29th

...the earliest ever

Earth Overshoot Day marks the date when humanity’s annual demand on nature exceeds what Earth’s ecosystems can regenerate in that year. 

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Get on the Peace Train

by: Sara on 07/12/2019

Today's blog is  from the Introduction of the new book Are We Done Fighting? Building Understanding in a World of Hate and Division by Matthew Legge. Since 2012, he has worked with Canadian Friends Service Committee (CFSC), the peace and social justice agency of the Religious Society of Friends in Canada (Quakers). Quakers are widely respected for …

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Interview with Jon Steinman, author of Grocery Story

by: Sara on 06/20/2019

In today's blog interview we speak with Jon Steinman, author of Grocery Story: The Promise of Food Co-op in the Age of Grocery Giants. 

Jon is currently on his book tour visiting 130 food co-ops and counting across Canada and the US.

This is more than just a book tour." says Steinman, "It's a rallying together and celebrating of the power of people …

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Intrinsic Hope is the Grand Prize Nautilus Award Winner

by: Sara on 05/17/2019

We are thrilled to announce that three New Society titles have won Nautilus Awards this year.

NBA1-Gold (2)
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Joel Solomon and the Clean Money Revolution

by: EJ on 04/10/2019

Joel Solomon, author of The Clean Money Revolution: Reinventing Power, Purpose, and Capitalism, explains why wealth managers need to expand their mandate and how those of us with "more than enough" have a responsibility to discuss values and demand clear explanations about how that money is working in the world and to what end.

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