Trip 32 | Digging Deep with Alden Wicker of Ecocult


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By Nick Hammond. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Through her global travels she's worked to uncover the truths in supply chains and statistics via articles for Vox, Newsweek, Refinery29, Quartz, Fast Company, and Inc. Magazine just to name a few. Being named as the first journalist to discover and report that fashion is in fact not the second most polluting industry after oil Alden continues to work on synthesizing her most fascinating and unexpected learnings via her international blog Ecocult.

Topics of this chat include:
• Rana Plaza collapse
• Food movement
• No USDA for fashion
• Overconsumption
• Marie Kondo
• Female vs. Male
• Interconnectivity & social
• Incorrect statistics
• Vetting brands
• Donating to experts
• Supporting artisans
• Education vs. solutions
• Being unpopular
• Changing positions
• Practicing non-judgement
• Raising the bar

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