New on Utne Reader: September 2019
By The Editors
The Emergence of Neuroarchitecture, from Imagination Transforms Everything: Rewrite Your Life’s Story with Intentional Imagining by Andrea Kasprzak
Christianity and the Cult of Trump, from Burying White Privilege: Resurrecting a Badass Christianity by Miguel A. De La Torre
Expanded States of Consciousness for Healing and Growth, from Consciousness Medicine by Francoise Bourzat with Kristina Hunter
Water Bugs: A Story of Absolution, from Pandora’s Garden: Kudzu, Cockroaches, and Other Misfits of Ecology by Clinton Crockett Peters
Protecting the Champagnes of American Weed, from Craft Weed: Family Farming and the Future of the Marijuana Industry by Ryan Stoa
Facial Recognition Meets the Food Chain, from Food Routes: Growing Bananas in Iceland and Other Tales from the Logistics of Eating by Robyn Metcalfe
How Cryptocurrency Can Help Alleviate Global Poverty
Create wealth equality and define the middle class by leveraging new technology while deploying economic systems free from discrimination.
Can Blockchain be Used to Achieve Racial Equity?
Achieve racial equity through checks and balances a blockchain network provides by connecting everyone as nodes while still providing anonymity.
From Crypto Winter to Crypto Future
Learn about the beginning of Silicon Valley’s Libra Project and its narrow attempt at the makings of cryptocurrency of the future.