Women Behaving Courageously

Since time began women have stepped forward to say ‘no’ or enough or ‘there has to be a better way’. This is the story of 25 female warriors and dozens of female heroes. It’s the story of ordinary women who have changed the face of families and communities. It’s the story of a small group of courageous women who changed an entire country. $0.99 on Kindle. ... [Read More...]

Free: Who the F*** Wants to be President?!: My Year of Living Politically

Could a no-name scientist from Florida have a shot at the Oval Office? This is the story of finding that answer. Told by a psychologist and former civil servant, this book sheds light on the ecosystem of national politics, interwoven with JJ Walcutt’s own experience campaigning across the 50 states. ... [Read More...]

The Struggle for Eden: Community Gardens in New York City

This e-book edition of the original hardcover (2002) is a portrayal of the political, economic, and cultural history of community gardens in a New York City neighborhood, the Lower East Side of Manhattan. An ethnographic study of a particular instance of urban history, it provides a basis for an understanding of urban community gardens in the United States. Beginning with a historical overview of urban community gardening in the United States and other countries, the author concentrates on the ... [Read More...]

Sovereignty With All Its Intricacies: Or, a Discussion of the Vague Desires for Quebec Sovereignty

In Quebec, everybody is familiar, at least ostensibly, with the notion of sovereignty. In fact, the notion has been so widely used by independentists that it doesn’t seem to bear any semantic ambiguity, as if its meaning, as well as its conceptual implications, had become a no-brainer. By becoming a sovereign state, Quebec will at last, have they been harping on for the last fifty years, be able to take charge of its own destiny. But by focusing constantly on what they expect from the thi... [Read More...]

AMERICAN LYNCHPIN: The Spirit of Freedom and The Second Civil War

Eight out of ten people polled say they believe that the country is “mainly” or “totally’ divided. There is a growing sentiment, in the majority of people in America, who believe that given our current state of affairs, we have never been more divided as a country. It is not only a political rift but it seems to be generational and cultural. People are starting to realize that they have nothing in common with their fellow countrymen. There is no common ground for compromise. That is rem... [Read More...]