Daniela Penha – A natural consequence of consumerism is a modern form of slavery.
George Monbiot – The best things in life are free, but we’ve found a way of selling them to you.
Nick Williams – What effect is consumerism having on us?
Kingsley L. Dennis – The modern history of the West has been about the removal of mystery, mind, and magic from the world around us.
Dylan Charles – It must be a spiritual illness which plagues society.
Kingsley L. Dennis – There is an enchanted world out there, and it beckons to us through a communal mystery.
Vic Bishop – Once you’re high, simply throw the plastic cup in the trash and buy more.
George Monbiot – Pathological consumption has become so normalised that we scarcely notice it.
Dylan Charles – It is the activation of the mass reptilian brain. A celebration of the culture of death.
Vic Bishop – Sweden plans to counter the trend of planned obsolescence.
Steven MacMillan – The study of mass psychology and herd behavior were the foundations of modern propaganda and consumerism.
Gustavo Tanaka – Most of us haven’t quite realized there are something extraordinary things happening.
Cortland Pfeffer & Irwin Ozborne – Christmas has become symbolic of all that is wrong with our society.
Kingsley L. Dennis – People cannot be fully trusted to say and do what they think is right if others around them are all expressing an opposite opinion.
Kingsley L. Dennis – The inner evolutionary journey is not a shopping list of abilities and spiritual practices.
S. Grant – As it turns out, Americans were carefully and systematically manipulated into becoming insatiable shoppers.
Alex Pietrowski – Our desire to fit in with a group, and the resulting conformity, start at a very early age, thus it is in our nature to be swayed to follow the majority, even if it results in destructive behavior.
Gary ‘Z’ McGee – No amount of material possession compares to the adventure of the open road (new horizons, exotic foods).
Kingsley Dennis – Modern programs of social influence could not exist without recent developments in mass media.
Alex Pietrowski – Is living in a tiny home a great way to make a statement against consumerism or an unhealthy trend towards more control over the population.