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Patterns of Commoning: Medialab-Prado: A Citizen Lab for Incubating Innovative Commons

By on January 11, 2018

Marcos García:  Through its workshops, collaborative teams, classes and public events, Medialab has enabled the development of open design hives for urban beekeeping,1 sponsored collaborative translations of books,2 and assisted development of experimental video games.3 It has invited anyone who is interested to help develop a new data visualization for air quality in Madrid4 and a... Continue reading

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The European Commons Assembly in Madrid for a Renewed Political Force in Europe

By on October 15, 2017

The crisis of the European Union begs for new, unifying and constructive narratives – alternatives to the right-wing populist and nationalist wave getting fiercer every day. A commons approach holds the potential for a unified vision towards an alternative economy, a Europe from the bottom up and an ecological economy and way of life. The... Continue reading

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TRANSEUROPA/Convergent Spaces: alternatives for a Europe in crisis

By on October 11, 2017

Migration and borders, municipalism and the commons are the axes of a Festival of art and politics that invites dialogue and participation In conjunction with the Madrid European Commons Assembly, part of the P2P Foundation team will be present at the TRANSEUROPA festival. Come join us! European Alternatives’ (EA) Biennial Festival celebrates its 10th anniversary... Continue reading

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The next European Commons Assembly will be in Madrid on October 25-28

By on October 10, 2017

You’ll need to book travel and accommodation ASAP and submit it here to be reimbursed. For more information about the program, click here. In cooperation with the Transeuropa Festival and MediaLab Prado, the assembly features 4 days of workshops, visits to local commons initiatives, debates, talks, art and parties in the heart of Madrid. An... Continue reading

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So what about Politics? Toward a new political era

By on October 2, 2017

So, what about politics? (#SWAP) is a fully packed symposium presenting mainly very concrete projects that deal with new forms of political action and governance in the contemporary network society. With examples from liquid democracy, e-governance, civic intelligence, platform cooperativism and autonomous self-organisation. Michel Bauwens: (Michel, write your intro here) From the event website: So, what about... Continue reading

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