From its extraction through sale, use and disposal, all the stuff in our lives affects communities at home and abroad, yet most of this is hidden from view. The Story of Stuff is a 20-minute, fast-paced, fact-filled look at the underside of our production and consumption patterns. The Story of Stuff exposes the connections between a huge number of environmental and social issues, and calls us together to create a more sustainable and just world. It’ll teach you something, it’ll make you laugh, and it just may change the way you look at all the stuff in your life forever.
© 2011, Richard Matthews. All rights reserved.
Black Friday 2011 Saw a Big Year-Over-Year Spending Increase
Retailers Incorrectly Expected Frugal Holiday Buying on Black Friday 2011
Video: Retail Shopping from a Sustainability Standpoint
Video: Sustainable Shopping
New Methods of Manufacturing and New Patterns of Consumption
Thanksgiving Shopping: Consumption and the Earth’s Carrying Capacity
Thanksgiving Shopping: From Black Friday to Green Tuesday
Thanksgiving for those who Feel Thankless
Thanksgiving: Living in Harmony with the Planet