Freegan: strategies for sustainable living beyond capitalism
The Green Changemakers
FEBRUARY 3, 2014
Freeganism is a total boycott of an economic system where the profit motive has eclipsed ethical considerations and where massively complex systems of productions ensure that all the products we buy will have detrimental impacts most of which we may never even consider. Freegans employ a range of strategies for practical living based on our principles: We live in an economic system where sellers only value land and commodities relative to their capacity to generate profit.