Frances Moore Lappé

Frances-Moore-Lappe-EcoMind.jpeg It was a trip to the UC – Berkeley library as a young woman that forever shaped Frances Moore Lappé‘s life, as she discovered there that we as a species are “actively creating scarcity out of plenty.” Today, she is the co-founder of the Small Planet Institute, an organization that is “living democracy and feeding hope.” She is also the author of 18 eco-fueled books, including her latest, EcoMind.