So this is a dispatch from a female in the Nightlight Collective about some concerning patterns that she has observed within the #metoo movement. We think it’s serious enough to address it, so without further ado, here is her essay:

I’m going to start the whole essay with that article…

So the NLC really wants to address water in the world. Have you ever seen a sign or shirt with the approach to water conservation that goes something like this; “Conserve water, drink more beer!”

Every time we see that type of snarkiness, we cannot help but to wonder are…

The NLC thinks we should address driving fossil fuel based transportation. We are extremely aware of the fact that it is not necessarily possible to just ditch your old car and get a new electric/hybrid/biodiesel vehicle at the drop of the hat (some of the collective still has to rely…

The way that social economics impacts communities, impacts us all. Sustainability isn’t just about the environment, it’s about all of us as a collective species. If some of us are systematically oppressed, repressed and even murdered, the ripple effect repercussions are felt throughout the entire societal ecosystem. In this time of necessary societal upheaval, stay safe, protest peacefully, stay healthy. We recommend reading this article that has very good guidance about making your voice heard, not only at protests but at the local elections.

Swift and fair justice for George Floyd!

-NLC

Don’t be too hard on yourself.

This is the beginning of your journey to become more conscientious and aware about your consumption. We are really glad you are here.

First off, don’t beat yourself up about everything you haven’t “done right” for the time being. We are taking this very…

It’s time to start baby stepping towards sustainability. Do you get overwhelmed with what you should be doing to be more conscientious and aware, in relation to your consumption of goods and services? This blog will work on breaking down the big stuff, into baby steps of progress. We will start little, and ultimately, collectively, make a big difference. The ideas presented here are based on years of making little changes in our own lives, to positively impact the human species survival on this amazing planet. If we collectively move towards a more sustainable kind of living, we can create a more balanced symbiotic system with the natural world and the resources it provides. We hope this will be helpful and inspiring. Welcome to the beginning of a necessary journey. Light your own nightlight. We can get out of the darkness together.

Nightlight Collective

A light in the darkness. Make small, collective changes for a big, sustainable impact. The human species needs to unite and get conscious. We can do this.

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