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Environment

Economic growth that depends upon depleting nature is not “progress,” but wanton destruction of a vital commons. Our mission is to draw attention to this theft of commonly owned wealth and promote ways to restore natural ecosystems through better commons management systems.

June 30, 2011

Does Making Streets into Commons "Irk" Drivers--or Enliven Cities?

Zurich--famous for its conservatism--shows how to create a city for everyone
June 27, 2011

A New Way of Seeing the World

Protecting the rights of nature depends on understanding the commons
June 27, 2011

Toasting a Major Victory for the Water Commons

Italian voters overwhelmingly reject water privatization
June 10, 2011

Three Tenets of the Commons

A new video with Jay Walljasper, author of All That We Share: A Field Guide to the Commons
May 23, 2011

What is the Future of the Great Lakes?

A commons belonging to all, not a resource for a few
May 17, 2011

Report From the Future: Rise and Fall of a Libertarian Utopia

A commons resurgence in one Texas town, as seen from the year 2035
May 17, 2011

Rise and Fall of a Libertarian Utopia

A commons resurgence in one Texas town, as seen from the year 2035
April 20, 2011

Walking for Water

Highlighting threats to our water, Indigenous people carry water from four corners of the continent to Lake Superior
April 15, 2011

The Neo-Colonial Land Grab in Africa

Outside nations are once again dividing up Africa-- this time for biofuels and mineral rights