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Community Life

Locally-based commons build the “social wealth” of our communities. It is therefore important to create and maintain an independent business sector, inviting public spaces, local agricultural initiatives, and other vital community systems.

August 24, 2004

Julia Child on the Social Life of Markets — and Why It Matters

Julia Child understood the human dimension of food, and how important it is to stay connected with the vendors who sell it.
July 6, 2004

Dispatches from the Open Content Revolution

Act locally becomes more than just a slogan.
April 30, 2004

Fascinating Idea: The Community Ecosystem Trust

The Community Ecosystem Trust, now being pioneered in Canada, shows promise in solving our environmental problems.