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.
Finding hope, small victories and larger opportunities in a world no one should write off as lost.
Her name was Global South. His name was Washington Consensus. But his winning streak was running out and her star was rising.