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FORM, FUNCTION, CONSUMPTION, AND REDUCTION

Reading the piece about our fashion industry and its role with sustainability I was reminded of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, who was introduced to us the first day of class, he lived with less than 20 items of clothing.  This … Continue reading

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Social Villains

Who is the villain of sustainability? If we had to point a finger at the true antagonist of the sustainability movement there would, or at least should, be a lot of fingers pointed at each one of us. What about … Continue reading

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4 Questions and Pie

Why do we love Walmart? Why is there such a thing as Boxed Water? Why is Oklahoma’s electricity not purely supplied by wind power? What happens to house materials when they are demolished? These were my questions of the week. … Continue reading

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