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What's coming in 2014?

A book series with Verso
A nationwide series of reading groups
New audio and video content
...and much more

On Our Own or All Together?

Depending on who you ask or what you read, aging and retirement are the best things that could ever happen to you (considering the alternatives) or an over-hyped stage of life that’s actually filled with social isolation, economic insecurity, and mounting health problems.

Steve Early and Suzanne Gordon

Steve Early and Suzanne Gordon are Bay Area journalists collaborating on a book about how Baby Boomers — particularly those politically or culturally influenced by the Sixties — are dealing with aging and retirement.