For further reading, viewing and engagement check out these books, videos and organizations…or make your own : )  I am updating this list all the time, so please check for new ideas. Please let me know favorites of yours too!


  • Birnbaum, J., and Fox, L. (2014). Sustainable [R]evolution: Permaculture in Ecovillages, Urban Farms, and Communities Worldwide. **This book is phenomenal!
  • Edwards, A. R. (2010). Thriving Beyond Sustainability: Pathways to a Resilient Society. Gabriola Island, British Columbia: New Society Publishers.
  • Freinkel, S. (2011).  Plastic: A Toxic Love Story. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.
  • Freire, P. (1998). Pedagogy of freedom: Ethics, democracy, and civic courage. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.
  • Freire, P. (1997). Pedagogy of the Heart. London: Continuum.
  • Freire, P. (1972). Pedagogy of the oppressed. New York: Herder and Herder.
  • Hawken, P. (2007). Blessed unrest: How the largest movement in the world came into being, and why no one saw it coming. New York: Viking.
  • Klein, N. (2008). The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism. New York: Metropolitan Books.
  • Krishnamurti, J. (1953). Education and the Significance of Life. Retrieved on October 16, 2016, from:
  • McDounogh, W. and Braungart, M. (2013). The Upcycle: Beyond Sustainability – Designing for Abundance.
  • Norberg-Hodge, H. (2014). Localization: Essential Steps to an Economics of Happiness. Local Futures, International Society for Ecology and Culture.
  • Norberg-Hodge, H. (1991). Ancient futures: Learning from Ladakh. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books.
  • Shiva, V. (2009). Soil not Oil: Climate change, peak oil, and food insecurity.
  • Shiva, V. (2005). Earth Democracy: Justice, Sustainability, and Peace. Cambridge, MA: South End Press.
  • Terry, B. (2012). Plastic Free.




Organizations, Movements & Engagement