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Dr Kerryn Phelps Wins Wentworth By-Election. Here’s What It Means For Australian Climate Change Policy…

Dr Kerryn Phelps Wins Wentworth By-Election. Here’s What It Means For Australian Climate Change Policy…

Independent candidate Dr Kerryn Phelps wins the crucial Wentworth seat over Liberal candidate Dave Sharma, a seat held by former Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull for 14 years. A safe Liberal seat since 1944 and comfortably held by a margin of almost 18 percent, the unprecedented voter swing of more than 20 percent against Liberal candidate David Sharma...

How to Challenge Neoliberalism’s Mantra of Consumerism and Infinite Growth to Save the Planet

How to Challenge Neoliberalism’s Mantra of Consumerism and Infinite Growth to Save the Planet

It is argued that the ideology at the root of all our environmental and social problems is neoliberalism. Although neoliberalism is all around us and is the ideology that drives almost all of our political and economic systems, most people couldn’t explain to you what it is if you asked them. It’s likely, however, that they’ll...

‘If She Can See It, She Can Be It’: The Importance of Female STEM Characters in Media

‘If She Can See It, She Can Be It’: The Importance of Female STEM Characters in Media

According to new research conducted by The Lyda Hill Foundation and Geena Davis’s Institute, improving media depictions of females in STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering and Math – will encourage more women into these fields. The study entitled “Portray Her: Representations of Women STEM Characters in Media” is the most comprehensive analysis of STEM characters in entertainment...

Get Educated With These Free Sustainable Fashion and Ethical Business Online Courses

Get Educated With These Free Sustainable Fashion and Ethical Business Online Courses

Whether you just watched the eye-opening The True Cost fashion documentary or are just concerned about climate change and the state of our planet, we’re glad you’re here and looking to get educated about the clothes you wear and how you can bring more sustainability into your wardrobe and other aspects of your life. So without...

69 Facts and Statistics About Fast Fashion That Will Inspire You To Become An Ethical Fashion Advocate

69 Facts and Statistics About Fast Fashion That Will Inspire You To Become An Ethical Fashion Advocate

If you’ve landed on this page, we assume you already know the definition of fast fashion, but for those of you who don’t, fast fashion is a term to describe the speed at which fashion designs move from design concept to fashion product available for purchase. It is usually characterised by high volume, low margin, fast-paced,...

11 Ethical Brands Producing Organic Activewear, Yoga Wear and Athleisure Clothing

11 Ethical Brands Producing Organic Activewear, Yoga Wear and Athleisure Clothing

When a reader recently left a comment sharing her difficulties in finding organic activewear and sportswear made from chemical-free natural fibres, a lightbulb went off in my head. She’s not the first reader to mention this; why the heck haven’t we created this list before? Some people don’t like to wear garments made of synthetic fabrics,...

Concerned About The UN Climate Report? Take These Sustainable Actions Today…

Concerned About The UN Climate Report? Take These Sustainable Actions Today…

The new climate change report released by the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) states that policymakers around the world must take “rapid, far-reaching and unprecedented changes in all aspects of society” to avoid the worst impacts of global warming. The report makes it clear that “transformational” change will be needed to limit warming...

10 Online Clothing Rental Places So You Can Sustainably Indulge In Your Love of Fashion

10 Online Clothing Rental Places So You Can Sustainably Indulge In Your Love of Fashion

Capsule wardrobes are all the rage, being embraced by minimalists and eco-fashion enthusiasts. For some fashion lovers, however, capsule wardrobes are a form of creative style oppression. What to do if you’re keen to reduce your environmental impact but love fashion and can’t force yourself to stick to capsule closet rules? Rent instead of buy....