Tag Archive for: The Commons

Collectively, We Hold These Truths: Editor’s Letter and TOC

We all need to be involved in building communities, not focused solely on developing things. — Winona LaDuke

An Introduction to the Commons

We have an upside-down narrative that seems to allow a few people and institutions to profit from the public spaces we care for.

Appreciating the Common Wealth

What communities are capable of doing in a time of democratic crisis and economic rebuilding.

How to Create a Village in an Urban Space

adapted from onthecommons.org

“Meeting in The Commons: How to Become Badass Collaborators”

My view of the media business I love is that we tend to be reactive, writing for a passive audience. But our most engaged readers are NOT passive, and want to get in front of the stories, to change outcomes.

Perspective From Bosnia (+ speech: How to Elect Women in a Patriarchy)

"Several women in politics that Amra and I have interviewed indicate their greatest strength is in listening. They learn what the issues are, talk to people about what might resolve those issues, and figure out how to make it work."