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Visualizing a Plenitude Economy

Juliet Schor NewDream This fun animation provides a vision of what a post-consumer society could look like, with people working fewer hours and pursuing re-skilling, homesteading, and small-scale enterprises that can help reduce the overall size and impact of the … Continue reading

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The High Price of Materialism

Tim Kasser NewDream Psychologist Tim Kasser discusses how America’s culture of consumerism undermines our well-being. When people buy into the ever-present marketing messages that “the good life” is “the goods life,” they not only use up Earth’s limited resources, but … Continue reading

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TEDxManhattan – Mitchell Davis – Tasting Our Way to a Better Food System

Mitchell Davis TED Mitchell Davis is the executive vice president of the James Beard Foundation, a cookbook author, a food journalist, and a scholar with a Ph.D. in Food Studies from NYU’s Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health. … Continue reading

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Dominique Strauss-Kahn linked to French prostitution scandal

Source: Guardian Former IMF chief implicated in investigation into alleged pimping at luxury hotels in northern France. He is keeping a low profile in Paris, has grown a white beard, and polls show he is the least popular politician in … Continue reading

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