Posts Tagged: sustainable-activism - (33 found)

Active hope: how to face the mess we’re in without going crazy

Active hope: how to face the mess we’re in without going crazy

By: Joanna Macy and Chris Johnstone

Active Hope is about finding, and offering, our best response to the crisis of sustainability unfolding in our world. It offers tools that help us face the mess we’re in, as well as find and play our role in the collective transition, or Great Turning, to a life-sustaining society. At the heart of this book…

Soul of a citizen: living with conviction in challenging times

Soul of a citizen: living with conviction in challenging times

By: Paul Rogat Loeb

“Each year in my Citizen Advocacy and Social Movements class, students are looking for reasons to believe change is possible, that activism is worth the effort, and that ‘ordinary people’ like themselves can make a difference. I give copies of Soul to every new student entering our program and it opens their hearts and minds…