mass consumption

Jan 31, 2017
Photo: Justin Dolske/flickr

Plastic and capitalism are killing ocean life

Yves Engler
The world's oceans are set to have more plastic than fish by 2050. Based on externalizing costs and privatizing profits, 21st-century capitalism is turning our seas into a plastic blob.
Jan 21, 2015

The cult of Big Oil

Ole Hendrickson
Can the world free itself from Big Oil's domination?
Dec 18, 2013
Photo: flickr/Shaheen Karolia

Worker pay is frightful, but profits are delightful

Fraser McDonald
The holiday season is upon us! Hours of operations have been expanded, seasonal workers have been hired and retailers are making the big bucks. But at what cost does all this come?
Subscribe to RSS - mass consumption