My thesis is that all these things that we are describing are the seed of a new political economy, of a new system of civilization.
Articles: new economy (36)
For the last four years, I have been dreaming of retrofitting a small town...
We can pretend everything is OK on Main Street, or we can actually try to fix it.
An amazing initiative happened in Slovenia this summer.
New Tech… explores the untapped potential of an alternative economy to dismantle and supplant the Moloch Capitalism of our current economic arrangement with a federation of cooperatives and networked open-source micro-manufacturing.
In Argentina, worker ownership requires trust against all odds.
But what if coworking was a slower, more spacious affair that offered a respite from the everyday grind and included meals, walks and intentional collaboration?
Our intention would...be to lay the foundation for long-term relationships between our different communities, hoping this would lead to more collaborations, and strengthen each of our communities...
Brazil has one of the most advanced solidarity economies in the world...So what does that mean in practice?
This book’s central theme is the idea that existing commons provide a structural framework which can and should provide the basis for our future.