Consumerism vs. Minimalism

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Why are we working so hard in order to buy so much, to have so much, to be burdened and cluttered by so much?

What Exactly Do We Owe Our Kids?

What Exactly Do We Owe Our Kids?

In light of a recent news story about a teenager suing her parents for college tuition, Larry Bernstein wonders what essential items parents should be obligated to provide for their children.

Why Consumption Replaced Contribution: The Decline of Service in America

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How our mass consumption consumes our service to others.

Book Review: How to Find Fulfilling Work

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What’s the relationship between your work and your happiness?

Simplifying: Living With Less Can Leave Us With More

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How a dot-com millionaire and a former missionary family have found greater riches in voluntary simplicity.

The Cotton Campaign: Who Are You Wearing?

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A great campaign and an easy way to buy more ethically this holiday season