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Ethical Sourcing and Consumerism

What is ethical sourcing and how do I change my consumptive habits by making smarter choices? I get asked this all the time in my sustainable lifestyle classes. 599 more words


My Dilemma

I’ve recently been having a bit of moral dilemma and the crux of the issue is consumption.

Not the literal consumption of food and drink, but in terms of material possesion, in terms of me being a consumer in the most commercial context. 638 more words

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An environmental question regarding gelato

So I’m curious, if I am to contribute to the mounds of waste in the world, which I often do anyway, but this question is more specific, is it better to throw away an edible ice cream cone or a paper cup? 237 more words


Is sharing better than consuming?

Why People Crave Both Freedom and Constraint

Today, consumers desire to interact rather than to just mindlessly consume. Consumers don’t want to just read; they want to comment. 114 more words

Behavioral Economics

Goodreads review: The Arabian Nightmare

The Arabian Nightmare by Robert Irwin
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

I’d been meaning to read this for a long time. When I first began to read some stranger fiction – the first time I discovered the… 447 more words


Social Media Consumption

Here are some of Australia’s social media habits, as researched by Sensis in their May 2014 ‘Yellow Social Media Report’:

Social Media