The Cleanest Line
Annie Leonard & Rick Ridgeway

Annie Leonard & Rick Ridgeway

Annie Leonard is founder of The Story of Stuff Project. Rick Ridgeway is Vice President of Environmental Initiatives at Patagonia, Inc.


Annie Leonard (left) speaking at Patagonia's 2011 Tools for Grassroots Activists Conference. Photo: Tim Davis. Rick Ridgeway (right) speaking at the 2009 United Nations' Framework Convention on Climate Change. Photo: Kodiak Greenwood

Stuffing Ourselves on Black Friday

Nov 28, 2011 November 28, 2011

The following Op-Ed first appeared in the Friday, November 25, 2011 edition of the Los Angeles Times. Today is Black Friday, when holiday shopping hoards descend on malls across the country, and retailers hope to turn a profit as their accounting books transition from red ink to black. Read More