When Less Is More

10 Jul

 The waste of plenty is the resource of scarcity.

                     -Thomas Love Peacock

With exploding populations all over the world, it is time to rethink how we consume things. In the following article by GOOD magazine, author Lindsay Clinton explores the idea of dissuading deveoping countries away from the individualistic American Dream model and into a more colaborative one. And why not!? Imagine if all 7 billion people consumed as much resources as the average American citizen. We’d drown in waste!

You can read this thought-provoking article here.

Also, comment below and tell us what you think. Is this feasible in these countries? Do you think that the Untied States could/should strive to share? Or is there no chance?


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