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We believe Black Friday is backwards! It tends encourage individuals to make quick decisions, to buy products they may not actually need, just to avoid missing out on a sale. At Mankind Athletic, we think holiday gift giving should focus on the family member or friend you’re buying for, not the awesome deal you can grab on a random present. The holidays are meant to bring families and friends together, not to shoot sales through the roof.   The fashion industry is one of the biggest polluters in the world. In fact responsible for around 10% of the carbon footprint in the...

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Whilst most of the modern world seems to be moving faster and wanting more yesterday, there is also a growing movement and awareness as to what impact this is having on the world, environmentally and on people in developing countries.The fashion industry is one of the main polluters in the world. In fact they are responsible for 10% of the carbon footprint in the world. Alarmingly, they are also the second greatest polluter of local freshwater in the world. Annually, the world throws away about 80 billion items of clothing. The consumer’s appetite for fast fashion has seen an increase...

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