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  • What Happens to Innocent People When They Are Freed?

    We have the words exoneration, exonerate, exonerated -- but no word for the people freed from prison, innocent of the crimes that sent them there.

  • The Last Day Before Donald

    William Rivers Pitt of Truthout: "So this is the precipice, I guess, and we're all about to fly out over the edge like Wile E. Coyote holding a sign that reads, 'Was This Trip Really Necessary?'"

Rebecca Solnit

Rebecca Solnit

Rebecca Solnit is the author of 13 books, including A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities That Arise in Disasters and Infinite City: A San Francisco Atlas. She is, from kindergarten to graduate school, a product of the California public education system now being decimated. Her new bestselling book of essays on women, power, and violence, Men Explain Things to Me (Dispatch Books, Haymarket Books), has just been published.

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Climate Change Is Violence

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I'm Going to Chevron Saturday

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Can a Paradise Be Built in Hell?

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Hope for the Hell of It

By Rebecca Solnit, TomDispatch | Op-Ed

When Institutions Rape Nations

By Rebecca Solnit, TomDispatch | News Analysis
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Rebecca Solnit

Rebecca Solnit

Rebecca Solnit is the author of 13 books, including A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities That Arise in Disasters and Infinite City: A San Francisco Atlas. She is, from kindergarten to graduate school, a product of the California public education system now being decimated. Her new bestselling book of essays on women, power, and violence, Men Explain Things to Me (Dispatch Books, Haymarket Books), has just been published.

Other articles by this author

2015 0205climate cat

Climate Change Is Violence

By Rebecca Solnit, Trinity University Press | Book Excerpt

2014 1103fem2 cat

Feminism: The Men Arrive!

By Rebecca Solnit, TomDispatch | Op-Ed

I'm Going to Chevron Saturday

By Rebecca Solnit, SpeakOut | Op-Ed

Solnit 12513 thumb

Can a Paradise Be Built in Hell?

By Rebecca Solnit, Viking Books | Book Excerpt

Hope for the Hell of It

By Rebecca Solnit, TomDispatch | Op-Ed

When Institutions Rape Nations

By Rebecca Solnit, TomDispatch | News Analysis