Consumerism Issues in the Best of the Web Directory

Consumerism Issues

Apoplectic Press

Features subversive and anti-greeting cards, images, animated pictures, music, counterculture merchandise, and other resources for activists.

Buy Nothing Christmas

Initiative aimed at restoring the original, non-consumerist meaning of Christmas giving.

Buy Nothing Day Japan

Anti-consumerism campaign. Site presents event reports and photos, blogs, news, and featured event ideas.

Buy Nothing Day UK

Official campaign website presents downloads, news, answers to frequently asked questions, and a list of websites related to Buy Nothing Day.

Consumer Citizenship Network

Promotes individual choices that are based on ethical, social, economic and ecological considerations.

McDonald's Video Game

Features a "parody-simulation" video game that criticizes and stresses the giant fast food corporation's alleged negative impact on society and the environment.

New American Dream

Campaign aimed at responsible consumption and anti-consumerism. Presents sustainable living resources and guides.

Overcoming Consumerism

Anti-consumerism site presents the philosophy of consumerism's effects on society and the environment as well as ways on how to change things for the better.

Features an interactive handbook, cartoon gallery, and game on finding satisfaction (in terms of consumption).

Renegade Consumer

Independent organization and movement aimed at educating citizens about the impact and prevalence of consumerism in every citizen's everyday life.

Slavery Footprint

How many consumers know who or what makes and manufactures their goods? This website helps visualize how the modern day consumer may be connected to modern day slavery.

The Story of Stuff

Animation and resources presenting the connections between and among various environmental and social issues.

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