Forget Shorter Showers

12 Aug

an article about the problems with our approach to environmentalism and being green, and how the solutions to not lie with each individual consumer, but with each citizen who works “not to navigate systems of oppressive power with as much integrity as possible, but rather to confront and take down those systems.” For we have allowed ourselves to be deluded into thinking that we are consumers, rather than advocates, protestors, boycotters, citizens.

Read it.

Thanks to reader Melinda for linking this to me.

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