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Consumerism

We have 51 blogposts in the field of Consumerism. Campaigns and actions about consumerist critique on ever-growing purchasing and consumption of material possessions.

  • The Story of Bottled Water

    By on 22 March 2010

    Annie Leonard is becoming famous. I’m sure you know her from The Story of Stuff and The story of Cap & Trade. Now on World Water Day she tells us The Story of Bottled Water. What’s wrong with this...

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  • Don’t be evil…

    By on 15 March 2010

    Meet Google. The noun that became a verb. The world’s favourite search engine, and the company whose motto is “Don’t be evil…” Google CEO Eric Schmidt: “If you have something that you don’t want anyone to know, maybe you...

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  • The Impossible Hamster

    By on 9 March 2010

    What the impossible hamster has to teach us about economic growth. A animation from the Impossible Hamster Club about crazy consumption and really gross domestic product “We wanted to confront people with the meaning and logical conclusion of the...

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  • Darth Bottle

    By on 19 February 2010

    Sneakers are made from recycled plastic bottles. A fresh take on recycling through stop motion. I like! This ad runs (or ran) in Austria, is about recycling PET bottles and other than the fact that it was produced by...

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  • Change Your Bank

    By on 18 February 2010

    Don’t like your bank? Change it. Change Your Bank is a grassroots campaign asking consumers to complain to their banks about ridiculous bank bonuses and payscales. In the UK banks such as the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) which...

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  • Use responsibly

    By on 3 January 2010

    Three ads from Forum Invest / Eco Romania which don’t need much explanation. Copy ad above: Collecting unselected waste Can be fatal to you Use responsibly! (thanks Constantin from oitzarisme for the translation) The improper use of the PET...

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  • The Story of Cap & Trade

    By on 8 December 2009

    Remember The Story of Stuff, the very successful viral about our production and consumption patterns? The follow-up just arrived: The Story of Cap & Trade. The Story of Cap & Trade is the first in a series of six...

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  • 37 ways for a better world

    By on 15 November 2009

    View more presentations from Marc Heleven. Overview of 37 innovation principles and inspiring examples for a better world. Made by Marc Heleven from New shoes today, a ídea factory based in Belgium. New shoes today is a growing number...

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  • Postcards Pose Tough Questions

    By on 28 June 2009

    The Ask Yourself campaign from Dropping Knowledge is a series of over 100 digital postcards which promote dialogue on social themes of global significance. Answers can be added as comments by clicking on the postcards and each card can...

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  • Newspaper to New Paper

    By on 16 June 2009

    Scooping up a D&AD Yellow Pencil in this months awards is the brilliant Newspaper to New Paper project from Dentsu, Tokyo. We applaud D&AD acknowledging the great worth of this humble project. Although it was responding to a brief...

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