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As California faces another terrifying round of fires, it's important for us all to be mindful of the massive financial and emotional costs borne by those directly effected. Ron Howard's stirring new documentary, Rebuilding Paradise, examines the aftermath of 2018's tragic Camp Fire in Paradise, and helps brings those costs to the fore.

At times disturbing to watch, Rebuilding Paradise is a film that works to foster compassion, hard to come by in these difficult times. And while it does emphasize the fragility of our lives in the face of natural catastrophe, it also offers a glimpse of hope--a message we can all use right now.

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In 2014, Bill McKibben received the Right Livelihood Prize, often referred to as the ‘alternative Nobel.’ His book The End of Nature, written thirty years ago, is considered the first mainstream book about climate change. McKibben is the founder of 350.org, a climate change movement that has organized climate rallies in nearly every nation in the world, and was instrumental in launching the fossil fuel divestment movement.

In McKibben's new book Falter, he addresses the sheer magnitude of the losses we face due to climate change. He argues that our climate crisis threatens what he calls the human game: culture, politics, religion, and social life, the sum total of what we have cr...

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