Events and programs include Buy Nothing Day
, which allows visitors to create gifts using recycled materials; the Thanksgiving Walk Off, which promotes healthy exercise after a hearty holiday feast; and making your own holiday wrapping paper to prepare for the upcoming holiday season.
BUY Nothing Day
was launched in North America in 1997.
Prosiguiendo con el programa anticonsumista emerge el proyecto NO-AD en 2012, basado en el movimiento Buy Nothing Day
fundado por el artista canadiense Ted Dave y promovido por la revista canadiense Adbusters.
Rosemary Robson TOP TREND: We celebrated Buy Nothing Day
this weekend, a day dedicated to switching off from shopping and tuning into real life.
It's the state's twist on Buy Nothing Day
, a 2-decade-old statement against consumerism that started in Vancouver and is now marked on the day after Thanksgiving in some places in the U.
THIS Saturday is Buy Nothing Day
, when the entire UK is challenged to a 24-hour detox from consumerism.
Shunning the pre-Christmas consumer drive is nothing new, as social activists known as The Adbusters, established Buy Nothing Day
20 years ago, reported RT.
TO MAKE the tenth Buy Nothing Day
in Birmingham the biggest ever, Friends of the Earth have invited members of environmental groups to parade through the city's streets on Saturday dressed as Santa.
The first Buy Nothing Day
took place in Vancouver, British Columbia in 1992 with a few dozen participants, but today hundreds of thousands of people all over the world take part.
with its thumping bassline and high-speed rapping, sounds pretty much like its name suggests, recent single Buy Nothing Day
is joyous, perfect pop, while Apollo Throwdown is possibly their finest moment yet.
ISLAMABAD, November 27, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Like other parts of the globe, Buy Nothing Day
was also observed on Saturday in Pakistan to remind the habits of over-buying and over-consumption.
Since the 1990s, Adbusters magazine and others have waged a guerrilla campaign to change Black Friday into Buy Nothing Day