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Thomas Greco Explains the Credit Commons

By on March 15, 2016

    Banks create money by making loans. Author and money expert Thomas Greco uses simple analogies to explain how this process works. He also explains how Direct Credit Clearing offers a simple, legal, and effective means for eliminating the

It Belongs to Everyone

By on March 12, 2016

We share so very much…but who does it really belong to?   The many efforts of groups around the world are converging for justice, peace, the end of poverty, the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals, and the restoration of

Community By Design: Lawrence New Jersey Designs its Future

By on October 15, 2015

My friend and alter ego Pierre presents the great ‘Sustainable Lawrence’  community design event in 2006. The late Ralph Copleman was one of the leaders of the event.   The community used a ‘Future Search’ format that engaged many people:

Earth Condominium: Organizing the Global Neighborhood

By on July 6, 2015

Earth Condominium Earth Condominium hosts a wonderful website with short videos, beautifully done, showing how we all live on a shared planet, much like a ‘condominium’ – where everybody has the benefit of much more because we share.

Leo Burke Explains the Commons

By on October 30, 2014

Professor Leo Burke of the University of Notre Dame describes the Commons and the benefits of a commons viewpoint in this interview recorded in Berlin, Germany at the commons conference sponsored by the Heinrich Boll Stiftung (Heinrich Boll Foundation) in