Interview with the co-founder of the City Repair Project, a Portland group that helps neighbors turn public spaces into gathering places.
Portland, Ore. is the home of the Village Building Convergence, an annual event that draws on the power and creativity of neighbors to build the places they'd like to live.
How can we protect public services while stopping the "Great Tax Shift" from corporations and the wealthy to the middle class and small businesses?
In Haiti, sharing communities are proving more shock-proof in the wake of disaster than market-based economies.
Advice on how to govern our commons by Nobel winner Elinor Ostrom.
The newest Nobel Laureate in Economics has built her career on the science of cooperation.
The tradition of Carnival teaches us that resistance to the status quo can be a pleasure and an adventure.
Did you think most clean energy technology is locked up by patent holders? The Global Innovation Commons lists thousands of energy-saving technologies already in the public domain.
The sharing ethic of the commons is woven into American traditions.
Nobel Prize-winning economist Elinor Ostrom proved that people can—and do—work together to manage commonly-held resources without degrading them.
On OneWebDay, people worldwide celebrate the democratizing power of the Internet by working to give everyone fast, affordable access to the Web.