There is an interesting counter-culture movement afoot called freeganism. The basic definition is “limited participation in the conventional economy and minimal consumption of resources.” Translation: modern scavengers.
Freegans are individuals who want to leave as little a footprint as possible on the modern world and Mother Nature. Scavenging through trash they engage in what I call primary recycling, and it is remarkable what they find. From desk lamps to ipods and love seats to paintings ...Continue Reading →