Lawrence, KS - Events Local News Groups Contact
Buy Nothing Day
By Indy Media / filmsforaction.org
Nov 26, 2008


Suddenly, we ran out of money and, to avoid collapse, we quickly pumped liquidity back into the system. But behind our financial crisis a much more ominous crisis looms: we are running out of nature… fish, forests, fresh water, minerals, soil. What are we going to do when supplies of these vital resources run low?



There’s only one way to avoid the collapse of this human experiment of ours on Planet Earth: we have to consume less.



It will take a massive mindshift. You can start the ball rolling by buying nothing on November 28th. Then celebrate Christmas differently this year, and make a New Year’s resolution to change your lifestyle in 2009.



It’s now or never!






Take the Plunge!



As the planet starts heating up, maybe it’s time to finally go cold turkey. Take the personal challenge by locking up your debit card, your credit cards, your money clip, and see what it feels like to opt out of consumer culture completely, even if only for 24 hours. Like the millions of people who have done this fast before you, you may be rewarded with a life-changing epiphany. While you’re at it, what better time to point out real alternatives to unbridled consumption – and the climate uncertainty that it entails – by taking your BND spirit to the streets?



Visit the Buy Nothing Day Campaign center: http://www.adbusters.org/campaigns/bnd
Watch videos, view pictures of past BND hijinks, download posters, read more, and marvel at the spectacle of Black Friday from a new pair of eyes.
0.0 ·
0
Trending Today
This Impassioned Post by a Charlottesville Resident Sets The Record Straight
Lisa Moore47,224 views today ·
Drawing Equivalencies Between Fascists and Anti-Fascists Is Not Just Wrong, It's Dangerous
Stanislav Vysotsky4,425 views today ·
Dismantling Power: the Zapatista Indigenous Presidential Candidate's Vision to Transform Mexico From Below
Benjamin Dangl2,580 views today ·
A Reformed White Nationalist Speaks Out on Charlottesville
Stacey Vanek Smith2,086 views today ·
I Know Islamic State. What They Fear More Than Bombs Is Unity
Nicolas Hénin1,719 views today ·
This Chilling Charlottesville Doc Should Be Required Viewing for all Americans
22 min1,426 views today ·
Letter From a Birmingham Jail (1963)
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.1,333 views today ·
This Animation About The Clitoris Will Amuse and Educate
3 min805 views today ·
Charlottesville Was Not a “Protest Turned Violent,” It Was a Planned Race Riot
Zenobia Jeffries769 views today ·
Load More
Join us on Facebook
Buy Nothing Day