Photo Essay: Los Angelenos tell stories of living car-free in the city.
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Sharing knowledge with the community, Fallen Fruit provides maps for locals to make use of public fruit trees.
Urban ecovillages work to strengthen communities and bring neighbors, art, and environmental action together.
One person's trash really is another person's treasure. At the inaugural swap organized by Score!, over 1,300 people attended to "score" new items and donate to a selected charity.
With more workers facing long-term joblessness, the unemployed are working together for change.
Innovative strategies for cooperative local ownership make it possible for prosperity to be shared as well as sustainable.
Venturesome travelers are using the web—and the couches of strangers—to create an international gift economy of hospitality.
Even in this fractured time, we can find strength in solidarity.
Bartering for your breakfast: One step closer to a local economy?
When dollars are scarce, timebanks help neighbors swap skills, instead.
Frances Moore Lappé looks at redefining power and taking it back.
Former Bogotá mayor Enrique Peñalosa is convincing city planners from Beijing to Mexico City to create lively public spaces that center around people and community, not cars.
Fed up with Facebook's commercialism, four NYU students have created an open source, peer-to-peer alternative: Diaspora.
We’re sharing more things, more deeply, with more people. Why sharing is the answer to some of today’s biggest questions.