Our Blog | February 2014

Guest Post - David Bollier - Now Available, Think Like a Commoner

by: EJ on 02/21/2014
Posted in: Guest Posts

Today's post comes to us from David Bollier, author of Think Like a Commoner: A Short Introduction to the Life of the Commons, from his blog, News and Perspectives on the Commons, February 20th.

 

I'm thrilled to announce the publication of my new book, Think Like a Commoner:  A Short Introduction to the Life of the Commons (New Society Publishers). …

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“Running On Local” – Success Stories from a New Paradigm

by: Sara on 02/20/2014
Posted in: Community

We rode the wave of progress and by the end of the 20th century our stores had filled up with ‘stuff’ from all over the world – as had our kitchen cabinets, and our bodies. Tangerines from Spain, dresses from Bangladesh and appliances from Japan. We burned through millions of barrels of fuel from the Middle East, and gave up control of our …

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Think Like a Commoner

by: EJ on 02/05/2014
Posted in: New Books

The Commons is among the most important and hopeful concepts of our time, and once you've read this book you'll understand why!
  ---Bill McKibben, author Deep Economy

Think Like a Commoner?  What is a Commoner?  David Bollier's newest book, Think Like a Commoner: A Short Introduction to the Life of the Commons will help you answer that question.

A …

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