VB Reads... Engaged Citizens Book Group

Read and discuss a variety of books exploring how to create a more civil and engaged community. Join Mary Dumas on the third Wednesday of the month from noon to 1:30. Authors DO NOT attend. Meetings are in the Readings Gallery -- brown bag lunches are encouraged. Anyone interested in exploring their role as an engaged citizen is welcome.

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No Is Not Enough: Resisting Trump's Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781608468904
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Haymarket Books - June 13th, 2017

Wednesday, November 15th, noon

Donald Trump's takeover of the White House is a dangerous escalation in a world of cascading crises. Acclaimed journalist, activist, and bestselling author Naomi Klein has spent two decades studying political shocks, climate change, and "brand bullies." It is not enough, she tells us, to merely resist, to say "no." Our historical moment demands more: a credible and inspiring "yes," a roadmap to reclaiming the populist ground from those who would divide us--one that sets a bold course for winning the fair and caring world we want and need.