We are reading Carbon Pricing: A critical perspective for community resistance by Indigenous Environmental Network, 2017. It’s a free PDF download, about 50 pages. It’s a critique of why they don’t support carbon pricing as a viable solution. We try to reach for and understand conservatives but how about the progressive left? Interesting to discuss.
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This came from a list that Barbara put together as possible books. This comprehensive list was nicely annotated by Barb.
Sophie’s Planet: A Search for Truth About Our Remarkable Home Planet and Its Future – James Hanson, 2020. New, coming out in free chapters, up to chapt. 5 only so far.
Climate Change as Social Drama: Global Warming in the Public Sphere by Philip Smith and Nicolas Howe | May 5, 2015
The Citizen's Guide to Climate Success: Overcoming Myths that Hinder Progress by Mark Jaccard | Feb 6, 2020
Climate Change and the Nation State: The Case for Nationalism in a Warming World by Anatol Lieven, Mar 4, 2020. Title sounded weird to me but description lays out a more interesting premise than just nationalism. Interesting to discuss.
Two Percent Solutions for the Planet: 50 Low-Cost, Low-Tech, Nature-Based Practices for Combatting Hunger, Drought, and Climate Change by Courtney White | Sep 21, 2015. If we’re looking for hopeful solutions.
Books related to agriculture and regenerative/restorative agriculture:
Grassroots Rising: A Call to Action on Climate, Farming, Food, and a Green New Deal by Ronnie Cummins | Feb 11, 2020
Eat Like a Fish: My Adventures as a Fisherman Turned Restorative Ocean Farmer by Bren Smith | May 14, 2019
Letter To A Vegetarian Nation: We Need Livestock For Sustainable Food Production And Environmental Restoration by Sheldon Frith | Feb 7, 2016. Here’s a different point of view; could be fun to discuss.
And one novel that potentially looks interesting:
Weather: A novel by Jenny Offill | Feb 11, 2020