Municipalism

Commons in the time of monsters: How P2P Politics can change the world, one city at a time

Can Commons and P2P practices offer viable solutions for our present and future social, political and ecological crises? This is the story of how it's done.
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This is how people power wins an election: the story of Ahora Madrid

How do you win an election? According to Ahora Madrid’s activist councillors, the key is keeping it real - with real openness and participation.
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Common space for exchange: cities in transition and citizen struggles

How has activism in Spain produced new political platforms that are victorious in municipal elections? These are the stories of the cities in transition.
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The Commons Collaborative Economy explodes in Barcelona

In 2016 Barcelona, it is well understood that the “Sharing Economy” is a flawed model, while the Commons Collaborative Economy is a totally different game: An in-depth overview of Procomuns a 3 day event on Policies, Technology and Economies of the...
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Integrating activism into governance institutions

The idea of the commons as an organising principle has moved from the streets to the heart of the European political establishment.
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Closed in and crowded out: urbanising against the city

In the gap between people and increasingly unaccountable institutions beholden to financial interests, citizens are rising up to reclaim the commons.
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