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Buy better, not more

Making mindful choices to be a smarter consumer

Buy one get one free. Two for $4. Jeans starting at $19. Up to 70 percent off. 694 more words

Olivet Nazarene University

Redeeming Consumerism: How Consumer Culture Supports Slavery


Today’s post is going to be a little bit different, I have decided to start a series on how we as consumers can be more socially responsible with our purchases and use our money in a way that makes the world a better place. 950 more words

Fair Trade

Why I am vegetarian.

First off, for those of you who know me, I would like to clarify the grey area around my diet. I am not full vegan. The term that best describes my eating is ovo-pescetarian. 1,198 more words



Every minute one million disposable cups end up in a landfill.

As an avid coffee drinker and environmentalist, this fact goes straight to my heart. What makes this even worse? 194 more words

Buono, pulito, giusto

In Tasmania, fires lit by lightening are burning thousand-year-old forests.

Across the strait, Geelong received two weeks of rain in twenty minutes.

Across the world in Andalucía, Spain, I see olives dropping from the trees, shrivelled and small from a long drought. 152 more words