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Our Obsession with Cheap Goods is Destroying the World

Late-Stage Global Capitalism and the Commercial Practices of Fast Fashion and Artisanal/Small-Scale Gold Mining

Isn’t it great that here in America we have access to an endless supply of fashionable new clothes and sparkling jewelry that almost everyone can afford? Any one of us can go to our local Walmart, or Target, or Kohls and purchase not only what is necessary for…

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Janette DeFelice, MD, MA

Janette DeFelice, MD, MA

Author of “Delia Rising” and “Resistance Essays from the Heartland.” Degrees in poli sci, humanities, and medicine. Mom of twins. Doesn’t suffer fools.