Links tagged with “consumerism”
The Premium Mediocre Life of Maya Millennial
Once you’ve read about premium mediocre you realise it’s a thing you see everywhere but hasn’t yet defined. (via a few places)
Paul Graham on how much stuff we accumulate and suggestions on how to stop. (via Rodcorp)
The Compact’s weblog — see them wrestle with exactly what they’re allowed to buy new and giggle at the optimism: “if our movement grows we could take this country down”.
Thecompact : The Compact
The Yahoo! Group for the Bay Area people who aren’t buying new stuff in 2006.
Bay Area / Out of the retail rat race / Consumer group doesn’t buy notion that new is better
The Compact - 50 people who have committed to buy nothing new (“except food, health and safety items and underwear”) in 2006. (via Boing Boing)
This Magazine: The Rebel Sell
“If we all hate consumerism, how come we can’t stop shopping?” via haddock