How do you win an election? According to Ahora Madrid’s activist councillors, the key is keeping it real - with real openness and participation.
How has activism in Spain produced new political platforms that are victorious in municipal elections? These are the stories of the cities in transition.
On Wednesday 16th November about 100 commoners were swarming outside the doors of the European Parliament for the first European Commons Assembly.
Digital Generative Economies and the New Guilds: A Conversation between Michel Bauwens and Douglas Rushkoff
An audio conversation between Michel Bauwens and Douglas Rushkoff covering finance, the commons how to replace the extractive economy with generative models
An idea for unifying commons-based projects in a self-organised solidarity economy that’s both easy and convenient to join.
What are the patterns of commoning? Michel Bauwens interviews Silke Helfrich on her work in the commons, and her latest Commons Stategies Group anthology
Commons-oriented resources and links on the growing world of system-change activism, legal and policy innovation, academic research and political analysis.
What is peer production and commons economics? More importantly, how can they help bring about a thriving economy that work for people and planet?
Connecting the Dots the P2P Way: The Commons as the Response to the Structural Crises of the Global System
Against pseudo-abundance, scarcity engineering and perpetually increasing social injustice… Enter the Commons. An article by Michel Bauwens