The id of Trump, the economics...

Jul 22, 2018 by

[Translate] (Getty/Salon) The nation shopped while our democracy crumbled, and this escapist consumerism is what birthed Trump Bob...

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Mind-Opening Short Film ‘Happi...

Dec 7, 2017 by

[Translate] Videos News Corruption Science & Tech Health Rabbit...

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Lower Than Rest of Country: Th...

Jul 14, 2017 by

[Translate] Lower Than Rest of Country By Carolanne Wright Contributing Writer for Wake Up World Voted one of the happiest countries...

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THE EMPIRE OF THINGS: AN ECOLO...

May 14, 2017 by

Is there a saving ecological response possible to the Empire of Things, the fevered consumerist trajectory traced by Frank Trentmann raging not only in shopping malls across America, but now in China and India?

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SUSTAINABLE HAPPINESS: CONSUME...

Dec 23, 2016 by

[Translate] By Carolanne Wright Contributing writer for Wake Up World As Americans, we seem to have lost our way where happiness is...

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MINIMALISM: A DOCUMENTARY ABOU...

May 15, 2016 by

[Translate] Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things from The Minimalists on Vimeo. David Friedlander  LIFE EDITED We...

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THE USE OF BEHAVIORAL ECONOMIC...

Dec 30, 2015 by

[Translate] Dealing with customer service reps isn’t always a fun time, especially when they’re unable to fix your problem right...

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GET EVERYONE IN YOUR LIFE A &#...

Dec 14, 2015 by

[Translate] David Friedlander  LIFE EDITED Behavior Gift giving/receiving season got you stressed? Not sure what to get people when...

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RENEWABLE ENERGY AFTER COP21: ...

Dec 14, 2015 by

[Translate] Richard Heinberg  POST CARBON INSTITUTE Download as PDF COP21 in Paris is over. Now it’s back to the hard work of...

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THE GLOBAL ECONOMY IS A PONZI ...

Nov 27, 2015 by

[Translate] by Joe Romm THINK PROGRESS CREDIT: AP   Black Friday has become an orgiastic celebration of unbridled consumerism. Last...

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BUY NOTHING DAY

Oct 27, 2015 by

[Translate] David Friedlander   LIFE EDITED Behavior REI Is Making Black Friday a Bit Brighter There is no single day that better...

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CLIMATE CHANGE VS. CONSUMERISM

Jul 6, 2015 by

[Translate] Pope Francis: “Bold Cultural Revolution” Needed to Save Planet From Climate Change and Consumerism In his...

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JUST SAY NO – YOU PROBAB...

Jun 25, 2015 by

[Translate] David Friedlander   LIFE EDITED The world is brimming with awesome stuff. Amazing products. Gorgeous clothes. Exquisite...

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9 Industries That Scare You In...

Mar 18, 2015 by

[Translate] Fear in America Disaster is lurking and we will save you! By Larry Schwartz / AlterNet Photo Credit: Shutterstock.com The...

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IS ONLINE SHOPPING BAD FOR THE...

Feb 25, 2015 by

[Translate] David Friedlander   LIFE EDITED Behavior For those who, ailment like this author, health loathe shopping, healing Amazon...

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20 QUOTES TO INSPIRE LESS

Jan 28, 2015 by

[Translate] David Friedlander   LIFE EDITED Behavior Sometimes the path of less can be a lonely one. All around us, sick we are...

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The New Materialism

Dec 9, 2014 by

[Translate] David Friedlander  LIFE EDITED Many of us have a very conflicted relationship with our stuff. On the one hand, we want a...

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THE REAL COST OF FREE

Aug 27, 2014 by

[Translate] inShare David Friedlander  LIFE EDITED Behavior The other day I was walking down the street with my family, treat where a...

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7 Silly Products You Should Ne...

Aug 6, 2014 by

[Translate]   Economy   AlterNet / By Lynn Stuart Parramore From 3-D movie tickets to certain vodkas, this stuff is not worth what...

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7 Dumb Things You Should Stop ...

Jul 15, 2014 by

[Translate]   Economy   AlterNet / By Lynn Stuart Parramore Your wallet will thank you. July 13, 2014  | Looking for ways to keep...

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Greenpeace USA’s New Lea...

May 17, 2014 by

[Translate] The Huffington Post  | by  Nick Visser The name Greenpeace has become synonymous with some of the most intense...

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WE’RE SUFFOCATING ON THE...

Mar 8, 2014 by

5 reasons why experiences make us happier than things

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Missing the Marx: On Intellect...

Feb 9, 2014 by

Getting radical anti-capitalist ideas wrong…

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The Season of Our Disillusionm...

Dec 26, 2012 by

During the December holidays I feel the urge to watch old black and white movies…

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Embracing Green Living During ...

Dec 22, 2012 by

Our collective purchasing decisions have a huge impact on the world.

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More Is A Bore: Our Level of C...

Dec 19, 2012 by

We’re suffering from a world-consuming epidemic of collective madness…

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Share and share alike: ‘Carbon...

Dec 4, 2012 by

Very few individual consumer choices we make have much impact on our carbon footprints.

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The Gift of a Sustainable Econ...

Dec 2, 2012 by

As the end of the year approaches…

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Big brands want us to shop our...

Oct 20, 2012 by

If you’re a fan of buying your way to a better environment…

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