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Anti-consumerism movement growing

November 29th, 2008 No comments

Cnet’s Elsa Wenzel posts on the “Buy Nothing Day” phenomenon:

Among the latter group are Compactors, 10 San Franciscans who pledged to buy nothing new for a year, then found themselves joined by thousands around the world, and overwhelmed by media requests.

The article includes a link to the delightfully well-produced The Story of Stuff:

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