November Book Review: Sapiens: A Brief History of Mankind by Yuval Noah Harari


Truly fascinating and unique, Sapiens: A brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari, is a detailed, engaging summary of the history of human beings. Harari demonstrates how humans are the only species willing and able to believe what only exists in the imagination such as money, human rights, religion, and states. He brilliantly weaves … Continue reading November Book Review: Sapiens: A Brief History of Mankind by Yuval Noah Harari

October Book Review: The End of Ice: Bearing Witness and Finding Meaning in the Path of Climate Disruption by Dahr Jamail


  As an admirer and preserver of nature, I found Dahr Jamail’s The End of Ice: Bearing Witness and Finding Meaning in the Path of Climate Disruption pertinent, engaging and beautifully written. Attacking a very difficult subject to ponder (much less write about), Jamail weaved his personal experiences from climbing Denali Mountain in Alaska with climate … Continue reading October Book Review: The End of Ice: Bearing Witness and Finding Meaning in the Path of Climate Disruption by Dahr Jamail

November Book Review: Why We Love Dogs, Eat Pigs and Wear Cows by Melanie Joy


“Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it and eventually they will believe it.” – Adolph Hitler In award-winning, Why We Love Dogs, Eat Pigs and Wear Cows, Melanie Joy explains why we, as compassionate and loving human beings, make the decision daily to eat and use some animals (cows, pigs, chickens, for … Continue reading November Book Review: Why We Love Dogs, Eat Pigs and Wear Cows by Melanie Joy

June Book Review: Will We Survive Climate Change? One Last Chance by Len Frenkel


It is summer in the northern hemisphere, it is warmer than usual in many places worldwide (including where I live), thus I found it appropriate to summarize the book, Will We Survive Climate Change? One Last Chance by Len Frenkel. There is a lot of misinformation floating around these days on the internet about climate … Continue reading June Book Review: Will We Survive Climate Change? One Last Chance by Len Frenkel

January Book Review: The World Peace Diet: Eating for Spiritual Health and Social Harmony by Will Tuttle


The first book featured for the new year, 2014, is none other than the brilliantly-written, The World Peace Diet: Eating for Spiritual Health and Social Harmony by Amazon best-selling author, Will Tuttle. This book explains thoroughly why a vegan diet is the only diet of choice for all people from various perspectives – spiritual, political, ecological, nutritional and … Continue reading January Book Review: The World Peace Diet: Eating for Spiritual Health and Social Harmony by Will Tuttle