conscious consumerism

  • The ethics of colonizing Mars Crunch Network

    The ethics of colonizing Mars

    Should we take ourselves to other planets? Human rationality and values have woven dark, damaged, all-powerful systems into the tapestry of civilization. Most notably: capitalism and consumerism. Do we see ourselves moving planet to planet, sucking life out of each one for our own survival? If we are to impress ourselves onto this universe, we must solemnly inquire about our impact on it. Read More

  • Zady Goes Very Much On The Beaten Path, With A Pop Up At LaGuardia

    Zady Goes Very Much On The Beaten Path, With A Pop Up At LaGuardia

    After launching in August, the conscious consumerism startup Zady is angling to boost its profile this gifting season by setting up camp in the beating heart of holiday foot traffic: the Delta terminal at LaGuardia Airport. Read More

  • A New Batch Of Socially Conscious E-Commerce Startups To Put On Your Radar

    A New Batch Of Socially Conscious E-Commerce Startups To Put On Your Radar

    Is #FeelGoodFriday a thing? With the launch of e-commerce site Zady last month, we’ve been keeping our eye on other conscious consumerism startups in the pipeline. Here for your consideration, three newcomers to the transparency scene and one new program from the three-year-old Everlane. Such startups don’t come without skeptics. It’s hard to shake the feeling that… Read More