Have a "Buy Nothing Day
": Set yourself a rule that you are not allowed to buy anything unnecessary on one day of the week.
BUY Nothing Day
was launched in North America in 1997.
"Once again Bergen has done the city proud." 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.S.
THE over-arching background theme to Buy Nothing Day
is the belief that money can't buy happiness.
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.
Among the foundation's most successful campaigns is Buy Nothing Day
, an international day of protest typically "celebrated" the Friday after Thanksgiving in North America (so-called Black Friday, one of the year's busiest shopping days) and the following Saturday in some 60 other countries.
The opener, T.O.R.N.A.D.O., 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.