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Interview with Meredith Leigh, author of The Ethical Meat Handbook, Revised and Updated 2nd Edition

by: Sara on 02/11/2020

Today's author interview featuring our winning giveaway question is with Meredith Leigh, author of The Ethical Meat Handbook, Revised and Expanded 2nd Edition: From Sourcing to Butchery, Mindful Meat Eating for the Modern Omnivore. Eating diversely may be the most revolutionary action we can take to ensure the sustainability of our food system. …

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Mindful Meat Eating for the Modern Omnivore

by: Sara on 02/03/2020

Eating diversely may be the most revolutionary and proactive action we can take to ensure the sustainability of our food system.The Ethical Meat Handbook Revised and Expanded 2nd Edition challenges us to take a hard look at our dietary choices, increase our self-reliance, and enjoy delicious food that benefits our health and our planet. In today's …

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New Society Publishers Spring 2020

by: Sara on 01/28/2020

Our Acquisitions Editor Rob West offers an introduction to our Spring 2020 season in today's  blog. All of these books are now available for pre-order.

Global heating and climate change is the most pressing crisis facing humanity and the biosphere. This season we include tools and resources to understand the scale of the challenge and encourage …

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How can I support the application of Indigenous laws?

by: Sara on 01/07/2020

Alejandro Frid, the author of Changing Tides: An Ecologist's Journey to Make Peace with the Anthropocene, was asked the question "how can I support the application of indigenous laws' many times during his book tour this past fall. Alejandro elaborates on his original response in today's post.

That question heartens me. It tells me that those who …

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How liberals can talk and listen to Trump supporters, without blowing a fuse

by: Sara on 12/17/2019

Liberal contempt for Trump supporters is exacerbating the political and cultural rift tearing America apart. Beyond Contempt: How Liberals Can Communicate Across the Great Divide by Erica Etelson shows progressives how to communicate respectfully and effectively across the great political divide, defusing hostility, building trust, and, just …

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