P2P Foundation

  • Open 2018: Global Mutual Credit: Is it time for a Co-op coin? October 16, 2018
    In this panel session from OPEN 2018 Arthur Brock, Co-founder, HOLO; Matthew Slater, Co-Founder of Community Forge and Emma McGuirk, Co-founder of Dunedin Timebank in New Zealand discuss the potential …
  • Commons: the model of “post” liberal capitalism? October 16, 2018
    This post by Myriam Bouré was originally published on Medium.com. Pour la version en français, voir ici. Myriam Bouré: As reminded by Nicolas Hulot’s resignation from the French government, it’s diffi …
  • Book of the day – Peer Work in Australia: A new future for mental health October 15, 2018
    Peer Work in Australia – A New Future for Mental Health. Ed. by Janet Meagher et al. , 2018 Anthony Stratford, Fay Jackson, Tim Fong and Erandathie Jayakody: This book is a work of intense dedication, …
  • Open 2018: Mapping the Coop Economy October 13, 2018
    Following on from the introductory session on the Main stage Louis Cousin from Cooperatives Europe leads a working session on mapping the cooperative / solidarity ecosystem. With input from Colm Masse …
  • Mapping the Italian Urban and Natural Commons October 12, 2018
    Michel Bauwens: Mapping is important to the transition towards a more ecologically-balanced and socially-just commons-centric society, as it brings visibility and conscious awareness to the great dive …
  • How solid is Tim Berners-Lee’s plan to redecentralize the web? October 12, 2018
    The internet and near-costless scaling of digital has allowed the concentration of too much power in too few hands. Our systems for accountability can’t or won’t keep up. By building alternatives, the …
  • Stop chasing unicorns: the power of zebras, herds and Platform Coops October 11, 2018
    This article, originally published in Platform.Coop, was authored by Lieza Dessein and Chiara Faini, both strategic project managers for SMart.coop headquartered in Brussels, Belgium. Stop Chasing Uni …
  • Essay of the Day: Rethinking the Smart City : Democratizing Urban Technology October 11, 2018
    Democratizing Urban Technology Evgeny Morozov and Francesca Bria – January 2018. Republished from Rosa Luxemburg New York. Evgeny Morozov and Francesca Bria: Following the celebration of the “creative …
  • Open 2018: Building the cooperative cloud October 10, 2018
    Wouter Tebbens, Co-Founder and President of the Free Knowledge Institute; Chris Croome from UK co-op Webarchitects; Alexandre Bourlier and Sophie Rocher from happy-dev.fr  discuss their work developin …
  • OPEN 2018 – Review October 10, 2018
    What happened at OPEN 2018? Nathan Schneider kicked things off with an excellent introduction explaining some of the history of cooperative ownership. Nathan also questioned where our movement sits re …