The Solving Plastic Issue: Solutions We Love How to Get Rid of Throwaway Culture Share Facebook Twitter Email Share How to Get Rid of Throwaway Culture Waste is built into modern culture. But it doesn’t have to be this way. Summer 2021 Solving Plastic TABLE OF CONTENTS In Depth Plastic World or Plastic-Free World? The First Giant Step? Unpackage Don’t Let Consumerism Co-opt the Zero-Waste Concept Should I Wear Plants or Plastic? Toward Eco-Social Justice What Comes After This Plastic-Filled Pandemic? One of the World’s Biggest Cities Outlawed Single-Use Plastic What to Do With Piles of Plastic Waste? The Fallacy of Our Carbon Footprint View From a Tiny Deep-Sea Diver Toward Disability Justice Solutions We Love Wildflower Apothecary How to Get Rid of Throwaway Culture Closing the Digital Divide The Page That Counts Culture Shift Tough Love for Mediocre White Guys Why Are We Expected to Love Our Jobs? Survival as Transformative Justice: “Live and Work and Be Free and Heal” YES! Reflection The YES! Crossword: Plastic Pollution Also The Work of Breaking Free YES! Issue Contributors Readers Respond Why I Give Why you can trust us By Sarah Lazarovic < 1 MIN READ May 10, 2021 A Call to Action Illustration by Molly Costello. Sarah Lazarovic is an award-winning artist, creative director, freelance animator and filmmaker, and journalist, covering news and cultural events in comic form. She is the author of A Bunch of Pretty Things I Did Not Buy.