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International

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.

The Fall and Rise of Great Public Spaces

August 5, 2012 | by Jay Walljasper

Why we need parks, streetlife, squares, markets, trails, community gardens and other hang outs more than ever

The Pirate Party Shakes Up European Politics

May 8, 2012 | by admin

New commons-based movement gains ground in Sweden and Germany

The Fall and Rise of Great Public Spaces

August 5, 2012 | By Jay Walljasper

Why we need parks, streetlife, squares, markets, trails, community gardens and other hang outs more than ever

The Pirate Party Shakes Up European Politics

May 8, 2012

New commons-based movement gains ground in Sweden and Germany

A Tour of Commons Activism Around the World

March 5, 2012 | By David Bollier

The movement is "an unacknowledged superpower if we consider the transnational tribe of commoners"

How Aid Projects Can Do More Good Over the Long Term

June 23, 2011 | By Daniel Moss

Development agencies love to cut the ribbon on new projects, but is that what's best?

Rise of Commons Transforms a Rust Belt City

June 6, 2011 | By Jay Walljasper

Report from the Future: South Bend, Indiana, in 2035

Crimea Crisis: What the Media is Not Telling You

March 12, 2014 | By David Morris

National autonomy is commonplace in today's world, but Crimeans are not being given that choice

UK Officially Recognizes Pubs as "Assets" With Importance Beyond their Market Value

March 7, 2014 | By David Bollier

A victory for the idea that communities matter more than investors

Lessons to Learn From Finland’s Top-Ranked Schools

March 7, 2014 | By Jay Walljasper

Value Teachers, Customize Learning for Students, Let Teachers Shape Curriculum & Policies

Victor Alvarado Champions Both Nature and the Poor

February 28, 2014 | By Daniel Moss

Environment Secretary of Mexico's Veracruzs state focuses on links between healthy ecosystems and healthy communities

Think Like A Commoner

February 25, 2014 | By David Bollier

Local identity connects to the commons, says David Bollier in an excerpt from his new book

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