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Neglect Blackfriday – that is’ Buy Day!

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

Neglect Blackfriday – that is’ Buy Day!

Blackfriday is just one more symptom of a consumer culture that is equally clear and damaging, writes Hird. Therefore instead let’s join in creative festivities of Purchase Nothing Morning (‘no purchase essential’), and develop a fresh lifestyle-increasing ethos of satisfied frugality.we pay a price for everything essay regents Let us withstand the harmful interplay of financial ‘austerity’ and debt-fuelled ‘shop till your decrease’ growthism, and adopt a life-improving ethic of ‘joyful frugality’ – living softly on the Globe, while acquiring full entertainment of life’s basic joys. The ‘shop till you drop’ event that is Blackfriday first hit on my mind in the capital city in Paraguay in 2014. These Blackfriday unusual cards in shop windows was there to meet some producers and baffled me. (more…)