Freegan Living

Freegans “embrace community, generosity, social concern, freedom, cooperation, and sharing in opposition to a society based on materialism, moral apathy, competition, conformity, and greed.”

Start Getting Rid Of Clutter Now, Downsize, Reduce, Reuse and Enjoy
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Start Getting Rid Of Clutter Now, Downsize, Reduce, Reuse and Enjoy

Start Getting Rid Of Clutter   We all acknowledge the benefits we start by getting rid of clutter. Ok, stop the useless planning and start getting rid of clutter today. Now! No more delay. Reclaim your precious space. I had a service call at a large self-storage company and the manager said business is booming. Americans…

Overconsumption In America, What Are The Solutions?
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Overconsumption In America, What Are The Solutions?

Overconsumption in America . Is there overconsumption in America today? The world knows there is massive overconsumption in America. As I try to move towards a more minimalist lifestyle I often wonder if the country would benefit from minimalism? When I was over-consuming most of my unnecessary purchases were for instant self-gratification. I purchased it…

Guerrilla Gardening Movement: Freecycle, and Swap Till You Live For Free
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Guerrilla Gardening Movement: Freecycle, and Swap Till You Live For Free

Guerrilla Gardening Movement . Guerrilla gardening movement, Freecycle, and swap till you drop: how to live for free Generation Y struggles for cash – but there are lots of ways to save money. From urban foraging to canoeing to work, here’s how to wring the most out of the free economy. .  . . It’s…

Freegans Live off What Others Waste and Are Thriving
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Freegans Live off What Others Waste and Are Thriving

Freegans Live . Every year, American consumerism peaks around Black Friday, but what about those people who choose not to participate in the economy? .  Everyday people all over the country, called freegans, search through dumpsters, forage in parks, and reuse what is widely considered waste, as their way of living.  . Freegans are free-vegans;…

Meet New York’s Freegans who enjoy the world’s cheapest barbecues withsavaged food
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Meet New York’s Freegans who enjoy the world’s cheapest barbecues withsavaged food

These are New York’s Freegans   Freeganism, which began in the mid-1990s, is an anti-consumerist lifestyle where people employ alternative living strategies – and these New Yorkers showed how to have a free summer feast. American politicians may have only just agreed on a way to attempt to clear the country’s national debt of $14…