‘Freeganism’ or ‘dumpster diving’ is an anti-consumerist movement that is becoming more prominent in Perth’s suburbs.
This photo essay shows a day in the life of a dumpster diver in Perth. 13 more words
Occasionally/too often in life I find myself in situations where it’s not possible to laugh things off or casually gloss over the awkwardness.
Sometimes in life it’s possible to trip on the pavement and smoothly style it out into a little jog. 765 more words
Né aux Etats-Unis pour protester contre le consumérisme à outrance et le gaspillage alimentaire, le mouvement Freegan commence à essaimer l’Europe. « Les Freegan sont ceux qui mangent ou consomment uniquement ce qui est gratuit. 104 more words
Matthew is quitting smoking again, which means we’re giving each other a wide berth in attempt to avoid catastrophic conflict. Yesterday we tried to go shopping for re-formatted Linux computers at Portland’s awesome “Free Geek” shop, which was a total disaster. 305 more words
Not Buying It by Steven Kurutz explains freeganism, a lifestyle which minimizes support of corporations and impact on the planet by reducing market-based consumption. Freeganism emerged from the 1990s resistance to globalization and has steadily increased its loosely-affiliated membership and recognition over the last two decades. 415 more words