Over consumption comes at a cost. If we the consumers don’t begin to ask the hard questions to become advocates for the voiceless who will?
We cannot depend on changes to occur through government or for Corporate America to suddenly develop a moral conscious. Capitalism relies on profit the more we buy and consume the richer “they” get.
Change must come through the power of the people. We must not ignore the cost of over consumption…every day millions of garment workers, farm workers, and so many other poorly paid people literally sacrifice blood sweat and tears for western society wants of “things”.
United voices must form seeking a revolution of ethical and moral values when it comes to human and environmental rights.
If not now than when if not us than whom…