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  • Great Lakes Commons Issues “Currency of Care” December 11, 2017
    The Great Lakes Commons project has embarked upon an ingenious campaign to reimagine money, value and water protection by issuing its own time-limited “Currency of Care.” The bills are not likely to b …
  • Show your solidarity for the Omni Commons! December 11, 2017
    A call for support from Oakland’s exciting Omni Commons project. The following text was written by Julian Francis Park. Click here to contribute. Julian Francis Park: Dear friends of the Omni Commons. …
  • Team Human: Neal Gorenflo on Sharing Cities December 10, 2017
    Playing for Team Human today is Neal Gorenflo from Shareable.net. Neal joins Douglas to spread the word about Shareable’s latest resource, Sharing Cities: Activating the Urban Commons. Sharing Cities …
  • How Biohackers at Counter Culture Labs Are Trying to Make Insulin More Affordable December 9, 2017
    Ruby Irene Pratka: According to the World Health Organization, more than 420 million people around the world — including over 29 million Americans — have diabetes. People with diabetes are unable to n …
  • “Sharing Cities” Book Shows Variety of Urban Commoning December 8, 2017
    So what might the commons actually achieve for you if you live in a city?  How might you experience the joys of commoning? Check out Sharing Cities: Activating the Urban Commons, a fantastic new book …
  • Participation, codesign, diversity: Trebor Scholz on Platform Cooperativism December 8, 2017
    Originally published at Platform.coop here are the notes from Trebor Scholz’s recent intervention at the Tenerife Colaborativa conference. If you read Spanish, you can download the introduction to pla …
  • Time to bin Bitcoin? December 7, 2017
    When an idea grows far beyond its original conception it can become the very enemy of the original idea. Just as Marx would have been horrified at Stalinism, Adam Smith disgusted by today’s capitalism …
  • To Save Net Neutrality, We Must Build Our Own Internet December 7, 2017
    When it comes to the internet, our connections are generally controlled by telecom companies. But a group of people in Detroit is trying to change that. Motherboard met with the members of the Equitab …
  • The civic crowdfunding city conference December 6, 2017
    Growfunding is celebrating its 5th anniversary! Time for a party – and a debate! Together with seven foreign civic crowdfunding-platforms, academics, city makers and you, we will be holding a debate o …
  • Here’s how to contact your reps in support of net neutrality December 6, 2017
    A great collection of resources to defend net neutrality in the US. Reposted from Mashable. Matt Petronzio: Net neutrality is in jeopardy. It’s time for you to take action. The Federal Communications …