Tuesday, March 23, 2021

On 4/4/21 we will start The Soil Will Save Us by Kristin Ohlson

 On 4/4/21 we will start The Soil Will Save Us by Kristin Ohlson

page numbers instead of chapters are used to separate each week's reading


                pg

4/4/2021         60

4/11/2021 120

4/18/2021 180

4/25/2021 end


Tuesday, February 9, 2021

Voiting List For Next Books

 Here is the voting list for the next books

title and authordescriptionproposedpricepages
The Soil Will Save Us by Kristin Ohlsonvisionaries—scientists, farmers, ranchers, and landscapers—who are figuring out in the lab and on the ground how to build healthy soil, which solves myriad problemsSharon #1$18256
Let the People Pick the President by Jesse Wegmanargument that the Electoral College violates America’s ‘core democratic principles’ and should be done away withSharon$12304
The Economy of Cities by Jane Jacobsidentifies the main drivers of urban prosperity and growth, often via counterintuitive and revelatory lessons.Sharon$2288
Haiti: The Aftershocks of History by Laurent DuboisHaiti's troubled present can only be understood by examining its complex pastKevin$5448
A Train in Winter by Caroline MooreheadAn Extraordinary Story of Women, Friendship, and Resistance in Occupied FranceKevin #1$1374
The Trip to Echo Spring: Why Writers Drink by Olivia Laingexamining the links between creativity and alcohol in the work and lives of six extraordinary men:Kevin$1384
The American Way of Poverty by sasha Abramskyeconomic inequality out of the shadows and, ultimately, suggests ways for moving toward a fairer and more equitable social contractKevin$4368
IF THEN BY JILL LEPOREaccount of the Cold War origins of the data-mad, algorithmic twenty-first centuryDoug$13430
THE SECOND FOUNDING BY ERIC FONERHOW THE CIVIL WAR AND RECONSTRUCTION REMADE THE CONSTITUTIONDoug Too Complicated$11254
Radiation Nation: The Fallout of Modern Technologyelectromagnetic frequency (EMF) radiation and it's one of fastest growing health issues facing our societyJim$7146


Sunday, February 7, 2021

On Feb 21 we start Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents

On Feb 21 we start Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents

We read until the following.  Please note that the second week reading doesn't end at a chapter.  It ends at a part.  Stop reading when you get to part 3, eight pillars

namechppg
2/21/21long-running play437
2/28/21eight pillarspart 397
3/7/21central miscasting10165
3/14/21last place16237
3/21/21turning point26322
3/28/21endendend


Friday, December 11, 2020

On Dec 20 we start Future Crimes: Everything Is Connected, Everyone Is Vulnerable and What We Can Do About It Book by Marc Goodman

 On Dec 20 we start Future Crimes: Everything Is Connected, Everyone Is Vulnerable and What We Can Do About It Book by Marc Goodman.  We skip Christmas weekend.

           chp pg

12/20/2020 5 65

1/3/2021         8 124

1/10/2021 10 171

1/17/2021 12 222

1/24/2021 15 289

1/31/2021 17 351

2/7/2021      end 392


Sunday, December 6, 2020

on Dec 13 we will discuss Maersk Russian cyber attack

 on Dec 13 we will discuss Maersk Russian cyber attack

https://www.wired.com/story/notpetya-cyberattack-ukraine-russia-code-crashed-the-world/

Friday, November 6, 2020

On Nov 8 we start Sweet Taste of Liberty

On Nov 8 we start Sweet Taste of Liberty: A True Story of Slavery and Restitution in America Book by W. Caleb McDaniel 

chppg
11/8/20the flight67
11/15/20versailles120
11/22/20nashville178
11/29/20no meetingno meeting
12/6/20endend

See you Sunday!