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The US Conference of Mayors adopted The Shareable Cities Resolution

Shareable is hosting a Sharing Cities Network. Learn more.

It’s incredible that worker-owned businesses have flourished in the economic rubble of Argentina where it is very difficult to conduct business at all.

Few institutions embody the image of Canada's international benevolence like non-governmental organizations devoted to development abroad. But do the actions of Canadian NGOs genuinely match this perception?

Triple Bottom Line (TBL) practice is a fundamentally different kind of commerce that is growing exponentially in the business world.

Eerik Wissenz, writing on Dmitry Orlov's valuable ClubOrlov, takes on the relentless push to privatize "The Commons". He points that while the privatizers are always claiming to be saving The Commons from unregulated over-use, privatization for profit motivates owners to over-use the property. Part one is linked above and part two can be read at this link. These are two of four parts, the remainder as yet to come on ClubOrlov.

the entry and expansion of Mondragon into the US is one of the most innovative and highest potential new initiatives to revitalize the labor and workers' movement
Debosree Roy reports on the emergence of the Re-weaving NC Conference, September 19-21 for building solidarity economies in North Carolina

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