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and is emerging to be an extraordinary and creative expression of people's needs worldwide.explores the diversity of the movement, its brilliant ideas, innovative strategies, and hidden history, which date back many centuries.Read and regain a sense of optimism for our grandchildren's grandchildren; and be motivated to ensure that they inherit a restored earth and an equitable society. -John Elkington, Executive Director of Sustain Ability In the midst of the last century's happy delusions, Paul Hawken courageously revealed the hardest truth: we are in grave ecological peril.
When, inevitably, my daughters someday feels their hearts broken by the wounded world they have inherited, I will be handing them this and a precious few other books.
A culmination of Hawken's many years of leadership in the environmental and social justice fields, it will inspire and delight any and all who despair of the world's fate, and its conclusions will surprise even those within the movement itself.
Fundamentally, it is a description of humanity's collective genius, and the unstoppable movement to reimagine our relationship to the environment and one another. It describes the growing unrest that I encounter around the world, the frustration and courage of those who dare to challenge the power of the political corporate world.
This powerful and lovely book is their story—our story—and it's high time someone's told it.
Nothing you read for years to come will fill you with more hope and more determination.
Fear can motivate immediate action in the short-run, but hope can be sustained.