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THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD LONGLIST FOR NONFICTION 2017 -- HERE AT THE FIELD LIBRARY

The National Book Foundation has announced the long list of nominees for the Nonfiction Awards for 2017, the books which are, in their judgment, the best nonfiction books published in the last year, and The Field Library has six of the finalists here for you.   831 more words

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Naomi Klein: Resisting Trump's shock politics and winning the world we need

Bestselling author, activist and filmmaker Naomi Klein is known for her critical writings on corporate globalization and capitalism. Her books include No Logo (1999), The Shock Doctrine: 90 more words

Podcast

La Tierra No Se Vende - Wilderness Sunday

A Sermon preached by The Rev. Jeffrey A. Geary at the White Plains Presbyterian Church on the Third Sunday in the Season of Creation – Wilderness Sunday – September 17, 2017… 2,637 more words

Sermons

Where the Woods Meet the Water

Yesterday, I mentioned that Naomi Klein’s critique of this past season of storms and fires missed a Cascadian perspective. Here’s one, from Shuswap Lake.

Let me decode that. 271 more words

Nature Photography

Global Warming is Half the Story

Naomi Klein has written a strong, compassionate article about this summer’s fires and hurricanes, and has illustrated it with stunning and heartbreaking photographs.

https://theintercept.com/2017/09/09/in-a-summer-of-wildfires-and-hurricanes-my-son-asks-why-is-everything-going-wrong/

Her title suggests that her purpose may have been to answer the question as to why in a summer of wildfires and hurricanes “everything is going wrong.” She talks about global environmental catastrophe and big oil. 285 more words

Industry

The Other 9/11

Exactly 44 years ago the USA orchestrated a violent coup d’etat against the democratically elected government of Salvador Allende in Chile, and imposed a brutal Neo-liberal regime led by Augusto Pinochet. 373 more words

Geopolitics