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.
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 Commons.
In the gap between people and increasingly unaccountable institutions beholden to financial interests, citizens are rising up to reclaim the commons.
How Spain’s 15M movement went from occupying city squares to city halls—without compromising its independence