Keyword: activism

    Living in the Shadow of the Cross

    Living in the Shadow of the Cross

    Understanding and Resisting the Power and Privilege of Christian Hegemony

    Over the centuries, Christianity has accomplished much which is deserving of praise. Its institutions have fed the hungry, sheltered the homeless, and advocated for the poor. Christian faith has sustained people through crisis and inspired many to …

    related subjects: Social Responsibility
    Earth Repair

    Earth Repair

    A Grassroots Guide to Healing Toxic and Damaged Landscapes

    Millions of acres of land have been contaminated by pesticides, improperly handled chemicals, dirty energy projects, toxic waste, and other pollutants in the United States and Canada. This toxic legacy impacts the environment, our health, our …

    related subjects: Conservation & Ecology
    Small Stories, Big Changes (EPUB)

    Small Stories, Big Changes (EPUB)

    Agents of Change on the Frontlines of Sustainability

    A remarkable cast of characters inhabit the pages of this book. Meet Tim Toben, who developed a high rise with the lowest energy consumption of any building in the southeastern United States, was foreclosed upon, and lost millions in the process. …

    Small Stories, Big Changes (PDF)

    Small Stories, Big Changes (PDF)

    Agents of Change on the Frontlines of Sustainability

    A remarkable cast of characters inhabit the pages of this book. Meet Tim Toben, who developed a high rise with the lowest energy consumption of any building in the southeastern United States, was foreclosed upon, and lost millions in the process. …

    Uprooting Racism

    Uprooting Racism

    How White People Can Work for Racial Justice - Revised and Expanded 3rd edition

    In 2008, the United States elected its first black president, and recent polls show that only 22 percent of white people in the US believe that racism is a major societal problem. On the surface, it may seem to be in decline. However the evidence of …

    related subjects: Social Responsibility
    The Making of an Elder Culture

    The Making of an Elder Culture

    Reflections on the Future of AmericaÂ’s Most Audacious Generation

    The Summer of Love. Vietnam. Woodstock. These are the milestones of the baby boomer generation Theodore Roszak chronicled in his 1969 breakthrough book The Making of a Counter Culture. Part of an unprecedented longevity revolution, those boomers …

    related subjects: Social Responsibility
    Rhetoric for Radicals

    Rhetoric for Radicals

    A Handbook for Twenty-First Century Activists

    Radicals have important messages to deliver but are often so caught up in the passion of their causes that they lose sight of effective communication -- which is their biggest tool. Crucial to the cause is the ability to speak with clarity and …

    related subjects: Social Responsibility
    Healing the Wounds

    Healing the Wounds

    edited by Judith Plant

    Twenty-five activist authors--including Ursula LeGuin,Vandana Shiva, Margot Adler and Joanna Macy--striveto unite the visions and energies of the feminist andecological perspectives. Healing the Wounds drawstogether the personal, political and …

    related subjects: Cultural Critique