One of the biggest issues i have with human beings is that we, as ordinary people, spend our hard-earned money and waste it on the most meaningless materials, and what for, Just to say that we own it?
I have been guilty of buying from big clothing companies, like The Nike Corporation, but it wasn’t until i became more aware of the poor work conditions in these overseas sweatshops, that i decided that i would not wear and support that brand. Most people who buy into it have no idea what’s going on behind the name and logo. They know nothing of the share holders, business and marketing strategies, hell, they might not even care. It’s just saddens me to see a bunch of ignorant-ass people standing outside of a department well over midnight, being held off by a riot squad, just to be the first of a dozen people to say “I purchased them new Jordans.” WTF. Continue Reading