consumerism

revbilly.com

"Reverend Billy" in some people's minds should be followed by "Graham." 

But that's not the Reverend Billy we plan to talk to.  THIS Reverend Billy is known to public radio audiences for his appearances on West Coast Live and other shows. 

He is the leader of the Church of Stop Shopping, a collection of singers and performers who oppose consumerism, militarism, and other isms. 

Fighting Off A Case Of "Affluenza"

Jan 7, 2014
Berrett-Koehler Publishers

When do we cross the line between striving and accumulating? 

In a consumer society, it can be hard indeed to resist the tidal forces driving us to buy bigger, better, and more.  Of ANYthing. 

Just Like Mom Said, "Sharing Is Good"

Dec 11, 2013
New Society Publishers

It's not just financial necessity that gets people thinking about sharing more things in their lives. 

Opening closets, cupboards and attics reminds us just how much STUFF we collect over the years.