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Me, Elsewhere on the Internet

+ I researched for this infographic on the big difference between a $400 and $4,000 dress. | Refinery29

+ Can festivals be 100% sustainable? They’re getting close! | mindbodygreen

Big Ideas

+ Changing the system, not perfecting our own lives, is the point. “Hypocrisy” is the price of admission in this battle. | NY Times

+ “Instead, neoliberal theory asserts, people can exercise choice through spending. But some have more to spend than others: in the great consumer or shareholder democracy, votes are not equally distributed.” I’m against neoliberalism, but not sure what I’m for. | The Guardian

+ This guy might have it all figured out. | NY Times

+ I don’t even think she’s evil – she’s a woman who is laughably overqualified – but even if I did, here’s the case for “less evil” voting. | Chomsky

+ And there’s no such thing as a protest vote. | Medium


+ If you’re a conscious consumer – well, any consumer who wants value for your money – you should understand what “direct to consumer” is, and why it makes your ethical clothing affordable. | Racked

+ Matter has moved into ethical and sustainable jumpsuits, and I’m obsessed. So are the Saiint sisters! Read their interview. | Saiint

+ Leah, who works at a thrift shop, shares the 6 best types of items to find there. | Style Wise

+ 5 common sustainable fashion myths, debunked. | Konscious World

+ Now you can look like a prep-tastic Olympic athlete with Ralph Lauren’s Made in America collection. Minus the ripped muscles, of course. | Ralph Lauren

+  5 Things the Fast Fashion Industry Doesn’t Want You to Know | The Fashion Law

+ What on earth is a “clothing supply chain?” | Good on You

+ So many good brands in this post, which breaks it down by your personal style. | Eluxe Magazine


+ Is clean eating bad for you? | Eluxe MagazinePe


+  Learn the basics of crystal healing. | Eco-Chick


+ We were going to be creative about our wedding, but I think I just want to copy exactly this zodiac-themed wedding in an abandoned warehouse. | Black Sheep Bride

+ What a cute fair trade wedding! | Black Sheep Bride

+ How much did Leo’s climate change speech at the Oscars really do? | NY Mag


+ Ewww, Crystal Pepsi. | Sum of Us

Take Action

+ Help protect America’s wildlands forever!