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Blog
Mar 11, 2016
Image: Flickr/Angel Ortega

'Shopping while olive': Racism at the mall

Dalia Thamin
Shopping while not white is being treated in a bizarre -- often discriminatory and humiliating -- way in a store because of your looks, skin colour or accent.
Podcast
Feb 15, 2016

Darn socks!

gooderGoods
Darning vs. buying more stuff.
Podcast
Feb 13, 2016
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Love and Passion

gooderGoods
Show your true love and creating triple P passion
Podcast
Dec 23, 2013

Tips for simplifying the holiday season

Redeye
Sarah Baird of the Center for a New American Dream shares some suggestions about how to resist the urge to buy a lot of stuff for our loved ones at Christmas and do something more meaningful instead.
Photos
Dec 20, 2013
Photo: flickr/Melissa Eder

This holiday season try shopping second hand!

rabble staff
Jessica Rose tells us why her family is committed to buying second hand, which means combing thrift stores, vintage boutiques, flea markets and antique stores for the perfect gift.
News
Dec 20, 2013
photo: flickr creative commons Melissa Eder

Why we shopped second hand

Jessica Rose
For the second year in a row, my dad's side of the family committed to buying second hand, which meant combing thrift stores, vintage boutiques, flea markets and antique stores for the perfect gift.
Blog
Nov 29, 2013

Why not boycott the NFL?

Meghan Murphy
While the white, male left focuses on consumerism and 'Buy Nothing Day,' they conveniently ignore the sexist, corporate NFL.
Blog
Apr 18, 2011

Retail prices: The U.S. vs. Canada

Andrew Jackson
Despite allegations of price gouging and references to a more competitive U.S. retail environment, there are good and defensible reasons why the retail cost structure is higher in Canada.
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