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Most elements of the commons are global, transcending the sovereignty of any nation. There is a pressing need for international agreements on managing common resources such as air, water, the internet, airwaves and other essential parts of our lives. Examples of tags: global commons, trade, economic development.

May 1, 2012


April 3, 2012

Debating the Future of Our World's Water

World Water Forum in Marseille sets the stage for important talks at Rio environment conference
March 5, 2012

A Tour of Commons Activism Around the World

The movement is "an unacknowledged superpower if we consider the transnational tribe of commoners"
February 8, 2012

Another Europe is Possible

A Forum in Rome responds to austerity measures by forging a commons vision
September 29, 2011

What Are We Waiting For, America?

Thoughts on 10 years of war
September 8, 2011

Our Last Chance: Listen to the Wombat

Everything we need to know can be learned from a fuzzy marsupial starring in this video
August 28, 2011

Hundreds Arrested in D.C. Tar Sands Protests

Greens pressure Obama to do the right thing on risky pipeline
August 22, 2011

How to Start a Revolution in Our Time

Tips on creating an effective protest camp
July 31, 2011

Budget Debate is Not About Taxes, It's About Outsourcing Public Services

Iraq War shows us the huge profits corporations reap when they take over the role of government
July 27, 2011

Ciao, Water Privatizers

Italian commons activists' big plans to follow up on their smashing election victory