Meet FashionKind

FashionKind is an incredible website and online business created by Nina Farran (learn about her here! She's incredible). You can use it to support businesses that are working towards sustainability, either by looking at a traditional online catalog (women, accessories, etc.) or by looking through catalogs curated based on what they support. These categories include anti-slavery, sustainability, lgbt … Continue reading Meet FashionKind

The Link between Indian cotton and pesticide poisoning

Acute Pesticide Poisoning among Female and Male Cotton Growers in India I read this incredibly study done by a team from Wageningen University in the Netherlands in 2005. They were interested in the effects of pesticides on cotton workers, and their results were astounding. I took out a couple of my favorite quotes from the piece, … Continue reading The Link between Indian cotton and pesticide poisoning