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Rebecca Solnit

Author Bios

Rebecca Solnit

Rebecca Solnit is the author of fourteen books, including A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities That Arise in Disasters, Infinite City: A San Francisco Atlas and the recently published Men Explain Things to Me. She is, from kindergarten to graduate school, a product of the California public education system now being decimated.


News and Features

We've already lost a lot to climate change, and we'll lose more unless we take collective action.

The struggle over the meaning of one man’s killing spree may prove to be a watershed moment in the history of feminism.

We are witnessing a full-fledged war, not of the sexes, but of gender roles.

The climate of change and the dangers of stasis.

You can’t always trace it, but everything and everyone has a genealogy.

We might not want to acknowledge it, but climate change is real and it's happening now.

Thoughts for the second anniversary of Occupy Wall Street.