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P2P Networking Labour and Social Movements vis-a-vis Client-Server State-Capital Partnerships
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Can We Occupy Strategy?

Can We Occupy Strategy? | Networked Labour | Scoop.it
by Mark Jagdev A strategy for and by the people?  For the last couple of months I have joined in a variety of peaceful protests, celebrations and collaborative enterprises along with millions of o...
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The Real Agenda of Rio+20 | David Bollier

The Real Agenda of Rio+20 | David Bollier | Networked Labour | Scoop.it

In mid-June, governments from around the world will converge on Rio de Janeiro for a major environmental conference that aspires to come to major new agreements for saving the planet's fast-declining ecosystems. Since the event comes 20 years after a landmark 1992 environmental conference, this one is called Rio+20.

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A different way of doing things

A different way of doing things | Networked Labour | Scoop.it
Robin Murray explores the potential of co-ops to form the basis of an alternative economy Illustration: Andrzej Krauze The first great surge of co-operation took place in Britain at the dawn of the...
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Degrowth or abundance?

Degrowth or abundance? | Networked Labour | Scoop.it
23May2012 By David de Ugarte The changes spelled out as possible today can’t wait for the spoiled children of the middle class to feel “guilty” about enjoying economic rents in a world of gr...
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The Peer to Peer Manifesto: The Emergence of P2P Civilization and Political Economy

The Peer to Peer Manifesto: The Emergence of P2P Civilization and Political Economy | Networked Labour | Scoop.it
Michel Bauwens Our current political economy is based on a fundamental mistake. It is based on the assumption that natural resources are unlimited, and that it is an endless sink. This false assu...
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The 99% Solution

The 99% Solution | Networked Labour | Scoop.it
May 16, 2012 — Poor Richard (Photo credit: Wikipedia) The Sign of the Four opens with an alarming scene: “Sherlock Holmes took his bottle from the corner of the mantel-piece and his hypodermic...
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Thanks for cross posting this -- I'm glad to see it getting circulation. I originally published it at "Poor Richard's Almanack 2010" http://almanac2010.wordpress.com and I'd love to invite your readers to check it out. PR
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The P2P sector an opportunity for low-cost local reindustrialization

The P2P sector  an opportunity for low-cost local reindustrialization | Networked Labour | Scoop.it
Grupo Cooperativo de las Indias ~ http://grupolasindias.coop ~ reindustrializa@grupolasindias.coop History of the industrial P2P sector The explosion in the social use of the Internet in the &#8217...
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Against the crisis: P2P Industrial Revolution!

Against the crisis: P2P Industrial Revolution! | Networked Labour | Scoop.it

Join this campaign. In all likelihood, the markets and States of the Iberian Peninsula, more than those of Ireland or Greece, are going to show the limits and horrors of this crisis. What happens in this part of Europe is in our hands — and there are also shining alternatives.

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Interviewing Joe Justice from Team Wikispeed on the Future of Manufacturing (and Consumption)

Interviewing Joe Justice from Team Wikispeed on the Future of Manufacturing (and Consumption) | Networked Labour | Scoop.it
Joe Justice is the ideator of Team Wikspeed: a team of volunteers distributed around the world who recently created a prototype car that is open source, modular and ultra-efficient in just three mo...

 

...YES, in just three months compared with the years it takes traditional car manufacturers to bring out a new model.

This is an extremely interesting interview with Joe Justice ... it gives the gist of where the manufacturing revolution is going.

The interview is in both English and Italian. 


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Towards a European Charter of the Commons

Towards a European Charter of the Commons | Networked Labour | Scoop.it

Responding to the current wave of privatisations, European Alternatives together with the International University College and its Institute for the Study of Political Economy and Law together with the Municipality of Naples, and the Institut international D’etudes et recherches sur les biens communs are launching a process of forums and metings throughout Europe to draft a European Charter of the Commons.

In May/June meetings will take place in Zagreb, Cluj-Napoca, Sofia, Berlin, London, Paris, and Rome. More information coming soon!

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Post Growth Institute | The End of Bigger. The Start Of Better

Post Growth Institute | The End of Bigger. The Start Of Better | Networked Labour | Scoop.it
Inspiring and equipping people everywhere to make global well-being our most urgent priority, without relying on growth to make it happen.
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Michel Bauwens on Bitcoin at Keiser Report

Max Keiser talks to Michel Bauwens of the P2P Foundation about bitcoin in the virtual world and about pseudo abundance and artificial scarcity in the real wo...
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Book release:Towards Peer-production in Public Services: cases from Finland

Book release:Towards Peer-production in Public Services: cases from Finland | Networked Labour | Scoop.it
by Co-creation, co-governance and peer-to-peer production of public services We are happy to announce that the book is ready and looking nice  . The Book can be freely downloaded from : 1) This w...
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Open Space for the evaluation of May 2012 and the future of our global process

Open Space for the evaluation of May 2012 and the future of our global process | Networked Labour | Scoop.it
The global wave of actions of May 2012 was a great success in many ways. From Mayday to the 12th-15th Days of Action, from Blockupy Frankfurt to anti-NATO in Chicago, we have shown that our movemen...
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The historical origins of P2P thought on the Iberian Peninsula

The historical origins of P2P thought on the Iberian Peninsula | Networked Labour | Scoop.it
21May2012 By David de Ugarte The conversations begun by Garrido, Pi i Margall and Salvochea, with Fourier, Proudhon and Kropotkin in the background, and even those of the foralismo involved in the...
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Abundance, utopia and degrowth in popular history

Abundance, utopia and degrowth in popular history | Networked Labour | Scoop.it
24May2012 By David de Ugarte Popular utopias have always demanded abundance, and when empowered with technology, have established it in very similar terms to those we use today. Degrowth, on the o...
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Organizing P2P organizations

Organizing P2P organizations | Networked Labour | Scoop.it
April 7, 2011 — Poor Richard Image via Wikipedia I probably should have titled this “Hacking the Organization”. What follows is not a primer of organizational design but simply a back-of-the-...
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Thanks for cross posting this -- I'm glad to see it getting circulation. I originally published it at "Poor Richard's Almanack 2010 http://almanac2010.wordpress.com and I'd love to invite your readers to check it out. PR
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Five elements (and a coda) to create an alternative narrative to the system’s crisis

Five elements (and a coda) to create an alternative narrative to the system’s crisis | Networked Labour | Scoop.it
Five basic elements, with linked explanatory text, to develop a comprehensible narrative of the transition to the P2P production method as the only substantive alternative to systemic crisis… wit...
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Blueprint for P2P Society: The Partner State & Ethical Economy

Blueprint for P2P Society: The Partner State & Ethical Economy | Networked Labour | Scoop.it
By Michel Bauwens, 04.07.12 Image: Dave Gray A new way to produce is emerging. By this I mean: a new way to produce anything and everything, whether it is software, food, or cities. What once r...
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Modo de producción P2P - Indianopedia

Modo de producción P2P - Indianopedia | Networked Labour | Scoop.it

The P2P production mode is the mode of production characteristic of a society based on distributed networks . As seen in the free software , the blogosphere , the new industrial revolution and P2P exchange is characterized by:

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Culture Machine

Culture Machine | Networked Labour | Scoop.it

Culture Machine is an international open-access journal of culture and theory, founded in 1999. Its aim is to be to cultural studies and cultural theory what 'fundamental research' is to the natural sciences: open-ended, non-goal orientated, exploratory and experimental. All contributions to the journal are peer-reviewed.

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“Occupy the Farm” coalition takes over land tract near Berkeley to feed local community | Alternet

“Occupy the Farm” coalition takes over land tract near Berkeley to feed local community | Alternet | Networked Labour | Scoop.it
  By Jeff Conant / AlterNet Invoking the spirit of international peasant farmer movements La Via Campesina and Brazil’s Movimento Sem Terra, hundreds of people entered a five-acre plot of l...
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