EDIT_IMG_7597 What got you started on environmentalism? mindbodygreen asked a bunch of advocates, including myself!

Fashion

Do you have opinions on Photoshopping models? The Retouchers Accord is taking comments on its voluntary oath until February 28th. Two steps forward: H&M is now using bionic yarn in its latest Conscious Exclusive collection, which is made from plastic collected from the shoreline. | Vogue ...and one step back. H&M was also one of the retailers implicated in a report on child labor in Myanmar, along with Pierre Cardin and Muji. | The Guardian I'm so inspired by this blogger's pledge to not buy clothing for a year. Here's how it went. | Eleanor Snare Is modal just another case of greenwashing? | Tortoise and Lady Grey  Will you be my zero-waste Valentine? | Wasted 5 podcasts all about ethical fashion. | Honestly Modern

Saving the Planet

Annnndddd... the Dakota Access Pipeline is back on. | NY Times This Super Bowl ad GETS ME. | Kia There's a huge crack in Greenland that will likely create the biggest recorded iceberg ever. It grew 17 miles in the past two months. | NY Times

Resist

Grace has the perfect advice in this post on how to stay sane while staying informed. | The Stripe A Republican from Florida has proposed a bill to abolish the EPA. | GovTrack Here's how to make a boycott work. | NY Times