Things We Love: Falling Whistles

From the July 19, 2012 edition

These metal whistles are much more than a unique fashion statement. By purchasing and wearing one of these necklaces, you are becoming a whistleblower for peace in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Falling Whistles ( is a campaign to advocate for and rehabilitate those affected by the world’s deadliest war since World War II. You can buy your own Falling Whistle ($44) at Short North clothing store Brigade; all proceeds go toward the cause.