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Live From SxSW Eco: Engineering A Sustainable Culture - Care2.com

Live From SxSW Eco: Engineering A Sustainable Culture - Care2.com

The first-ever SxSW Eco is taking place this week in Austin, Texas. It’s a three-day event that brings together sustainable companies, scientists, politicians, media and citizens that are concerned about the environment and passionate about finding solutions to tomorrow’s problems today. Care2 will be posting highlights from the conference all week, so stay tuned! For most people living in developed countries, living life as a consumer feels normal . We shop, eat, sleep, and are entertained wherever and whenever we wan’t. We buy things to make our lives easier, and when we can’t afford the things we want, we get a credit card and buy them anyway. But as Erik Assadourian from World Watch Institute pointed out in his SxSW Eco presentation Wednesday, this consumer culture was intentionally and systematically engineered for us. It’s only normal because we think it’s normal. An...

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