Story of stuff

This is the most succinct and entertaining explanation of how stuff gets made and into our lives I have ever seen. Show it to your kids, your friends, and grandma – it is terrific!From its extraction through sale, use and disposal, all the stuff in our lives affects communities at home and abroad, yet most of this is hidden from view. The Story of Stuff is a 20-minute, fast-paced, fact-filled look at the underside of our production and consumption patterns. The Story of Stuff exposes the connections between a huge number of environmental and social issues, and calls us together to create a more sustainable and just world. It’ll teach you something, it’ll make you laugh, and it just may change the way you look at all the stuff in your life forever.

Below is just a part of the story. Go to http://www.storyofstuff.com/index.html to watch the whole thing.

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