Guest Post: The Seduction of Stuff by Hannah Theisen

I asked Hannah of Hannah Maria if she wanted to contribute to Style Wise since she's doing such a great job (a better job than me) living conscientiously. Below is the story of her transition to ethical consumerism. Thanks, Hannah! A year and a half ago, I made a commitment. A commitment to what I…

Bangladesh factory death toll passes 700

The Bangladesh factory collapse that occurred a day after concerned workers noticed a crack in the building's exterior wall has killed 700 people and counting, becoming the worst garment industry disaster in history (Associated Press via ABC). Now is a time for grieving, for emotional recognition of the hundreds of innocent lives lost for no…