for the emergence of a commons-based society
Welcome commoners to our virtual home base!
This community is a nascent social, cultural, and knowledge commons for the Commons, helping commons-builders & activists learning by doing. We're an action platform, not a place of general conversations about the commons, for which we recommend the message board.
We are open to commoners around the world, who are engaged or want to engage in commons building. We define commons as "people self-organizing to co-produce & co-govern resources essential to their livelihood and/or well-being." Here we can form groups, write blogs, start and participate in real-time chats and asynchronous conversations for collaboration. Enjoy!
In this session we explored the ‘why’. ‘what’ and ‘how’ of commons education.This is the full report of our meeting on 22nd May in Berlin. You can find the various issues we discussed under the…Continue
The current system depends on property to motivate and engage people in its own service. If you don't have a property right in land, you can't have shelter until the state decides it is in its own…Continue