October is Cancer Awareness Month. 51% of all cancers are environmental, an astonishing new statistic. At Green Woman Store, we believe it’s important to increases our awareness of the environmental causes of cancer — to expose and explore the growing evidence of cancer’s environmental connections.
People Called Women, a Multicultural Feminist Bookstore in the Toledo, Ohio metropolitan area, has been providing books, unique woman-made gift items, music, social and educational events, meeting space, and resources for Northwest Ohio’ s and Southeast Michigan’s women’s community since 1993. National feminist events, such as the Michigan Womyn’s Music Festival and the National Women’s Studies […]
We all need new information for our new greener and healthier lifestyles. Women authors are guiding our way with books for adults and children, and books written for all ages. Frances Moore Lappe has been guiding our green palates for nearly 40 years with her revolutionary “Diet for a Small Planet.” Now her daughter, Anna Lappe, is following in […]
Today, I had the pleasure of adding another timely and important book to GreenWomanStore: Rachel Maddow’s book Drift, The Unmooring of American Military Power. Here’s an excerpt: “National security is a real imperative for our country—for any country. But the connection between that imperative and what we do about it has gone as frowsy as […]
“Translation is one of the driving principles of our creative diversity, which enriches each language through contact with all the others…Our world needs to understand the diversity of cultures and to develop much stronger intercultural skills in the minds of every man and woman. We need these skills in order to live together in heterogeneous […]
April 22 is International Mother Earth Day, established by the U.N. in 2009. April 23 is World Book Day. The idea for this celebration originated in Catalonia, Spain, where it has become a tradition to give a Rose as a gift for each book purchased. Please accept our “Rose” of a Coupon for 10% […]
I am so excited! We have just added Sudie Rakusin’s Coloring Boods for Big Girls! I bought the newest ones for my daughters and granddaughters last year. Her black and white drawings are among my favorites, and Sudie likes these best too: “Whatever medium I am working in at the moment is my favorite, but, […]