Carolyn Baker, Ph.D

Carolyn 2013 High ResHost of The Lifeboat Hour
Mondays at 2:00 pm (EST)

Carolyn Baker, Ph.D. is the author of Collapsing Consciously: Transformative Truths For Turbulent Times. (2013) Her previous books are and Navigating The Coming Chaos: A Handbook For Inner Transition (2011) and Sacred Demise: Walking The Spiritual Path Of Industrial Civilization’s Collapse (2009).

Carolyn was a long-time associate of the late Michael C. Ruppert who began the Lifeboat Hour in 2010. She regularly contributed articles to Michael’s websites From The Wilderness and Collapsenet and became Managing Editor of FTW in 2006. In addition to her books, Carolyn publishes the subscription-based Daily News Digest linked to her website at She was both a guest and host on the Lifeboat Hour before Michael’s passing.

The focus of the Lifeboat Hour and Carolyn’s work is creating emotional and spiritual resilience for navigating turbulent times. A former psychotherapist and professor of psychology and history, Carolyn offers life coaching for people who want to live more resiliently in the present as they prepare for the future. Her 2015 book is Love In The Age Of Ecological Apocalypse: The Relationships We Need To Thrive. She may be contacted at or on Facebook or Tweet @drumbaker.

Guests on the new Lifeboat Hour include activists, healers, artists, authors, scientists, and cultural critics. Carolyn works closely with Andrew Harvey and his Institute for Sacred Activism which strives to integrate activism with holistic living. She has also authored two specifically activist books, US History Uncensored: What Your High School Textbook Didn’t Tell You (2006) and Coming Out Of Fundamentalist Christianity: An Autobiography Affirming Sensuality, Social Justice, and The Sacred. (2007)