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How fast fashion adds to the world’s clothing waste problem

Most of the clothing dumped in charity bins ends up in landfills. Bottom-line: buy less and buy better quality.

Published on the 21st of January, 2018 Read full post

Men Resist Green Behavior as Un-Manly

A different type of toxic masculinity.
Linked on the 28th of December, 2017 Details

Environmentalism used to be about defending the wild – not any more

This is very true, the change has been insidious but it happened.

Published on the 22nd of May, 2017 Read full post

Human Lives Are Not More Important Than Animal Lives

Excellent piece by Captain Paul Watson of Sea Sheperd on the pretentious view we humans have of our place in the world.

Published on the 18th of June, 2016 Read full post

The fast fashion problem

There's a serious overconsumption problem in fashion these days. Cheap, so-called "fast fashion" is pushing people to buy more clothes, a good percentage of which is never even worn.

Published on the 17th of May, 2016 Read full post

Observer - Now the Pentagon tells Bush: climate change will destroy us

I’m not sure what to make of this: A “secret report” from the pentagon warning Bush that climate change will destroy us. There will be riots, nuclear war and Britain will have a Siberian climate by 2020. Another article details how, by 2007, violent storms will smash coastal barriers rendering large parts of the Netherlands inhabitable.  I truly believe climate change is a major threat but this sounds more like a leaked Hollywood script than a classified pentagon document.

Linked on the 22nd of February, 2004 Details