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» Robin Kimmerer (Citizen Nation Potawatomi) and I have just published an essay about Standing Rock. In "The White Horse and the Humvees", we argue that:

"Here, on a highway stretching across trampled prairie grass, the fundamental contest of our time is playing out -- the global contest between two deeply different ideas about the true meaning of land."

» The Charter for Compassion International has chosen my new book, Great Tide Rising, for their Global Book Club's "Global Read." People around the world are invited to read the book; we'll all come together virtually for a conversation on October 22, 2016. For more information, or to sign up, please click here. The Charter for Compassion is one of the most hopeful organizations I know; they make me proud to be a human being.

» tide speakingKathleen is hitting the road to introduce people to her book, Great Tide Rising. You can read the 350.Eugene announcement here, or click here to watch the video of her talk at Tsunami Books in Eugene, OR.

» Thanks to Nancy Lord, one of my favorite Alaskan writers, for a rousing review of Great Tide Rising in the Alaska Dispatch News.