Annie Leonard has some stuff to say about "stuff."
She presents a history lesson about the life cycle of the things we buy and throw away. Did you know that after 6 months, 99% of what we buy ends up as waste?
Check out this short animated film about the American culture of consumerism and find out exactly why it's not sustainable.
After twenty minutes of watching this film, you'll feel like you've read twenty books. And the graphics are tip-top.
Click on the link after the film to find out what you can do to help usher in a more sustainable paradigm.