Interesting Article: “The world’s first mall for recycled goods”

As a long time lover of second-hand goods and finding treasures on the streets, I have had dreams of opening up a second hand shop for clothes or furniture (maybe one day!). When I used to leave in Alphabet City in New York (East Village), the neighborhood was full with small second-hand stores with designer …

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Interesting Article:”Forget ‘developing’ poor countries, it’s time to ‘de-develop’ rich countries.”

In continuation to this post, on "The world's first mall for recycled goods", I just came across this thought provoking article in the Guardian...."Forget 'developing' poor countries, it's time to 'de-develop' rich countries." Although written in September 2015, after the UN was renegotiating the new sustainable development goals (SDGs), the author Jason Hickel argues that we …