"Yes it is a tall task. and Margaret Wheatley who recent gave a talk at Schumacher College said that in the face of our deep disappointment about change in the world not happening in the way we want or as quickly as we want, the…"
"The commons notion provides some radical new vector space for repositioning humanity in the living world rather than in our outmoded state of institutionalization - thereby retrieving both our God-given heritage and emergent and co-creative…"
A joint initiative between Occupy London and the School of Commoning. We intend to study the work of great commons thinkers and act as stewards of that knowledge, sharing our insights and understandings and through a conversational process reformulate the essence of the work in such a way that adds value and makes it more accessible a wider audience. It is also open to non-Londoners who will be able to participate virtually, via conference calls and online exchangesThe Study Circle has started…See More
"I'd love to discuss this further. I'll be in London Monday through to Thursday (attending and also addressing Ester's 'Commons and Organizational Practice' seminar) I'm available later Tuesday afternoon, after 15h00,…"
"This is brilliantly put. You are so clear and going to the heart of the matter.
I had a long conversation today with someone regarding fundable projects. He suggested we apply for the Commons Economy e-book because there is now a…"
"Using the Integral model I think the opportunity will be to unpack the unconscious 'inner logic' or unspoken assumptions that came drive the financial industry. The opportunity is to identify its core premises - and offer the opportunity…"
"What is your sense where there is an opening, with whom and in what circles? IPPR?
When confidence in the old system is crumbling it seems exactly the right time to discuss a new framework with protection of the common good.
I know this is not…"
Dear Claudius, re our conversation and your suggestion on the Linked In thread on the UN, I invite you to participate in the Mapping & Visual Metaphors of the commons subgroup. This is where I need to reactivate the discussion on "conjugating the various epistemological aspects of the commons and the imperatives for effective stewardship and governance concisely and in various languages".