Fighting Fashion, Asking Nicely and Plugging In Smarter

Curating the very best reads weekly from our daily recommendation engine, We Heart This.

How One Label is Fighting Fast Fashion
by David Zax at Fast Company

Barack Obama Just Joined Spotify
by Noreen Malone at New York Magazine

When it Comes to Business, Women Who Ask Get Ahead
by Ilene H. Lang at Forbes

A Restaurant That is Changing Lives
by Laurie Kaufman at Organic Authority

Plug In Better
by Alexandra Samuel at The Atlantic

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Mike Sowden

Mike Sowden is a freelance writer based in the north of England, obsessed with travel, storytelling and terrifyingly strong coffee. He has written for online & offline publications including Mashable, Matador Network and the San Francisco Chronicle, and his work has been linked to by Lonely Planet, World Hum and Lifehacker. If all the world is a stage, he keeps tripping over scenery & getting tangled in the curtain - but he's just fine with that.