Inspiring, engaging, and challenging Americans to re-examine their cultural values on consumption and consumerism and initiating a new national conversation around what “the good life” and the “American dream” mean.
Redefine the Dream
New Dream's Redefining the Dream program seeks to re-imagine the American dream with a focus on more of what really matters: creating a meaningful life, contributing to community and society, valuing nature, and spending time with family and friends.
Explore our resource pages on: The American Dream, Living the Dream, Rethinking Growth, and A Plenitude Economy. Also, check out our video, "America the Possible," featuring author and environmentalist Gus Speth.
Labor and delivery nurse Katy Wolk-Stanley shares how she moved from living a frugal lifestyle to being a leading non-consumer. »Read More
Tammy Strobel, founder of RowdyKittens.com, talks about embracing simplicity and her vision for a happier life. »Read More
In this infographic series, New Dream explores the ramifications of overworking on our health, happiness, and environment. »Read More