Edit Sorry, lost some links. I was an idiot.
"Climate deniers may be in charge of the Federal government. But that’s no reason to give up. Many of the most effective policies in the US exist at a state level. Climate change is a divisive topic, but clean energy is loved across the political spectrum. Use your voice." How to fight climate change in the age of Trump. (Grokked from Chuck Wendig)
"Sales of adult trade books dropped 2.8% in the first half of 2016 compared to the same period in 2015, according to figures released by the Association of American Publishers as part of its StatShot program. Sales in the children’s/young adult segment, meanwhile, rose 0.9% in the same period." And things don't look very good for e-books either (but no telling if the various Kindle sharing/library initiatives have eaten away at those sales or not). (Grokked from Karen Yun-Lutz)