A collection of photos of found items and luxury waste.

The 'Socialist Growth' Self-Deception

To accept Leigh Phillips' arguments is to abandon logic and evidence. Even the Flamingo stands on one leg.

I'm really annoyed to see apparently smart people making favourable comments about this article criticising de-growth on the OpenDemocracy website....

A collection of photos of found items and luxury waste.

What is an idea? What isn't?

'When corporate innovation goes bad', 'Biggest business fails'... We've all seen the listicles. What were they thinking?

I got an insight into what they were thinking, while playing a business game as part of my MBA programme a few years ago. Some of the answer may s...

MADE in China to be thrown away in London.

A collection of photos of found items and luxury waste.

Burberry's luxury bonfire is the result of the garment industry's standard practices

Burberry has been caught burning millions of pounds worth of product. Quite understandably, most people are horrified, while Burberry is claiming that the process is 'environmentally friendly' because the heat was...

Cat posed in the style of El Lissitzky.

the Many Fails of the Selfish Ledger concept

It’s becoming increasingly apparent that big tech is living in its own filter bubble – unquestioning, utopian, and infused with the assumption that adding technology will improve everything. This fallacy undermines the potential for a humanistic technol...

Design is both widely under-appreciated and misunderstood.

The most common misconception about design is that it’s an aesthetic endeavour. Drawing, decorating and colouring in. Making things look nice. This way of thinking has lead to many landfills worth of products that are visually enticing, bu...

A collection of photos of found items and luxury waste.