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New Book Inspires Us to Think Like A Commoner

David Bollier, an award-winning policy strategist and international activist, is out with a new book that explains the rich history and promising future of the commons...

Hemp Fiber Crop Research & Development

With the advent of state laws that overturn a sixty-year ban on hemp agriculture, a new and yet anciently rooted era of farming is on the horizon.

In memoriam: Michael C. Ruppert

Investigative journalist and peak oil activist Michael C. Ruppert died Sunday, April 13, following his Lifeboat Hour radio show.

Don't Leave BitCoin to the Libertarians! (Or, why Your Movement Needs Open Source Money)

Among activists one often finds an aversion to even thinking about money.

The Buzz Tour: walking across England to pollinate change on climate

“What can I do about climate change?” “Very little. What can WE do about climate change? EVERYTHING.”

Living Dangerously

It's happening again, a TV presentation intended to wake people up to the challenge of the age.

Mobilizing for the common: some lessons from Italy

What can organizers elsewhere learn from Italy’s movements?

The Final Word on Food Banks?

Every week, in Britain and across the world, new food banks are opening their doors.

How the marginal cost revolution is aiding the emergence of post-capitalist commons economics

“The capitalist era is passing… not quickly, but inevitably. A new economic paradigm — the Collaborative Commons — is rising in its …

The Catalytic Effect of Community-led Action

Transition groups and other local community-led initiatives play a key role in engaging with and mobilizing local communities.

Where is the Protest?

Yes, we’re nice people, and yes we have been sapped of our energy. But the main reasons we’re not protesting are deeper and must be targeted …
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