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Flygskam = (translated as ‘flight shame’ in Swedish) movement which calls on people to consider limiting their flight use. Hashtag: #flygskam

Also see: “klädskam” referring to buying new clothes produced in Asian countries and “elskam” using coal or nuclear electricity

Flygskam has also given birth to another concept: tagskryt, “train brag.”

Headlines
Personal behavior — even Taylor Swift’s — is a minor part of climate change – Axios
‘Flight shame’ could halve growth in air traffic
Why ‘flight shame’ is making people swap planes for trains
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Will ‘Flygskam’ (Or Flight Shame) Be The Buzzword Of This Year’s Summer Holiday? – Forbes
What is ‘flygskam’? Everything you need to know about the environmental movement that’s sweeping Europe
‘Flygskam’ is the Swedish travel trend that could shake the global airline industry

Planeta.com

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