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Promoting "an inclusive form of environmentalism that advocates for the protection of all people + the planet. It identifies the ways in which injustices affecting marginalized communities + Mother Earth are interconnected."

Climate Justice : Hope, Resilience, and the Fight for a Sustainable Future

by Mary Robinson

Describes the worldwide grassroots activism against climate change, led in large part by women

A Greener Faith : Religious Environmentalism and Our Planet's Future

by Roger S. Gottlieb

Replenishing the Earth : Spiritual Values for Healing Ourselves and the World

by Wangari Maathai

The Wild Trees

by Richard Preston

The astounding story of a generation of young scientists and amateur botanists who worked together and pioneered the science of high-canopy research

The Legacy of Luna

by Julia Butterfly Hill

Julia Hill, just 23 when she lived for two years atop a thousand-year-old redwood to save it from being logged, shares her story of courage and faith

The Green Belt Movement

by Wangari Maathai

Nobel Prize winner Maathai describes the origins and impact of this women-led movement that has planted over 51 million trees

Amity and Prosperity : One Family and the Fracturing of America

by Eliza Griswold

The true story of the fracking boom's impact on a small town in Appalachia, and one woman's transformation from a struggling single parent to an unlikely activist

Deep Water: The Epic Struggle over Dams, Displaced People, and the Environment

by Jacques Leslie

The End of Nature

by Bill McKibben

The first book on global warming written for non-scientists has had a profound impact 

Silent Spring

by Rachel Carson

The book that started the modern environmental movement

Women Pioneers for the Environment

by Mary Jo Breton

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