The environmental cost of our electronics consumption is a global problem, requiring a global response. For Earth Day, we shout about the global issue of climate change and electronic waste while we recognise the power of repair to respond to these challenges.
We are seeing hints that electronics repair is spreading and proliferating in both primary and secondary school, in Europe and North America.
Over the holidays, between family visits, we got a chance to iFixit’s headquarters in central California. iFixit is a massive inspiration and ally.
At a time when we hear incessant attacks on immigration, we see this country handing itself over to the single-most destructive, noxious event in American consumer culture: “Black Friday”