Economy

France Is Making It Illegal For Grocery Stores To Waste Food

France Is Making It Illegal For Grocery Stores To Waste Food

Believe it or not, in effort to keep dumpster divers from attaining edible, discarded goods from supermarket shelves, some stores actually douse trashed items with bleach to discourage foragers. But the days of destroying in-tact and unsold food items are limited for stores in France, as the country has just passed new legislation which aims […]

This Incredible DIY Tiny Home Only Costs $1,200 To Build!

This Incredible DIY Tiny Home Only Costs $1,200 To Build!

Who doesn’t daydream about  building a tiny home and living in secluded harmony with nature? Well, most of society… But if you’re one of the individuals who is infatuated by the prospect, you’re going to love this A-frame cabin that can be built for the small sum of $1,200. As shared on the Huffington Post, this tiny home is only 80 square feet […]

Hawaii Seeks To Be The FIRST State To Run On 100% Renewable Energy

Hawaii Seeks To Be The FIRST State To Run On 100% Renewable Energy

In effort to reduce carbon emissions and contribute to a cleaner, greener world, it seems politically divided locations are in a race to be the first to implement greener technologies. (But really, who is complaining?) Just last month, Vancouver revealed it has plans to run on 100% renewable energy, and France began mandating its residents install solar […]

LA Rent Is So High This School District Is Building Apartments For Teachers

LA Rent Is So High This School District Is Building Apartments For Teachers

“Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself,” infamously stated John Dewey. And for anyone who has ever known or had a favorite teacher, they are aware that ‘to teach’ is to do more than just outline lesson plans or grade papers, it is to actively participate in an individual’s maturation from young child to […]

Aristocracy and Plutocracy Threaten Planet Earth: Activists Unite!

Aristocracy and Plutocracy Threaten Planet Earth: Activists Unite!

The fact that both higher education and incarceration are for profit in America is telling. What it tells us is that, while education is not for everyone, incarceration is. This is symptomatic of aristocracy and plutocracy, and the fact that the average person knows neither the mechanisms of those systems, nor the meaning of those words is evidence […]

Are You A Slave To The System? This Haunting Cartoon Might Cause You To Think Twice

Are You A Slave To The System? This Haunting Cartoon Might Cause You To Think Twice

In this sobering cartoon, the world of work in our society is addressed. With zero commentary, it is shown how people live day-to-day stuck in their formed habits and routines, using each other to accomplish tasks like mechanical functions. People become ‘things’, such as support for clothes, a taxi, or a signal for traffic. The film features […]