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ACTA is Dead! | Massachusetts Pirate Party

ACTA is Dead! | Massachusetts Pirate Party | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it
Pirate Party weekly chat is every Thursday at noon, Eastern time. To get on: Go to https://webchat.pirateirc.net/; Fill out the web form with the Nickname of your choice and enter #masspirates in the Channel box next to it, then ...
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Where is our oil dividend? - Jamestown Sun

Where is our oil dividend?Jamestown Sun“It is a common misperception outside of Alaska that the state is paying out a portion of its oil royalties, or even oil taxes, to residents … the dividends that are paid to residents come from the earnings on...
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Claim for Commons: Punjab Guv refuses to sign land ordinance

The Honourable Supreme Court of India gave a historic judgement paving the way for protection of the commons across the country on 28th January 2011. This came in connection to the hearing on the Civil Appeal No.
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California Lawmakers Approve Foreclosure-Protection Law - Huffington Post

California Lawmakers Approve Foreclosure-Protection Law - Huffington Post | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it
California Lawmakers Approve Foreclosure-Protection LawHuffington PostWilliam K. Black and L. Randall Wray: Foreclose on the Foreclosure Fraudsters, Part 1: Put Bank of America in Receivership.
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America's Petro-Terrorists: How Speculators Drove Up Oil Prices - SF Weekly

America's Petro-Terrorists: How Speculators Drove Up Oil Prices - SF Weekly | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it
America's Petro-Terrorists: How Speculators Drove Up Oil PricesSF WeeklyWilliam Black, former bank regulator turned economist at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Michael Forester.
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Why do economists describe climate change as a 'market failure'?

Why do economists describe climate change as a 'market failure'? | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it
Unregulated markets have overproduced CO2 because the costs are not priced into the transaction ("Why do economists describe climate change as a 'market failure'?
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Pirate Party supporters protests fees for photographing Charles Bridge - Prague Daily Monitor

Pirate Party supporters protests fees for photographing Charles Bridge - Prague Daily Monitor | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it
Pirate Party supporters protests fees for photographing Charles BridgePrague Daily MonitorPrague, June 28 (CTK) - Some 20 supporters of the Czech Pirate Party (CPS) with cameras and tripods yesterday protested against the decree introducing a fee...
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Elinor Ostrom

Elinor Ostrom | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it
IT SEEMED to Elinor Ostrom that the world contained a large body of common sense. People, left to themselves, would sort out rational ways of surviving and getting along.
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Another Green World: What do you mean by 'the commons'?

Another Green World: What do you mean by 'the commons'? | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it
You have written much about how the concept of “the commons” provides the basis for an alternative, ecological economy that is democratic, resource-efficient, decentralised and sustainable. What do you mean by “the ...
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The Doofer Call: What would a European Cultural Commons be?

The Doofer Call: What would a European Cultural Commons be? | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it
I'd been fortunate to take part in a break-out session the day before where Louise Edwards gave us some background on the idea of a cultural commons and we heard about two case studies showing different facets of the ...
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The tragedy-of-the-commons at the European Central Bank | vox ...

The tragedy-of-the-commons at the European Central Bank | vox ... | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it
Despite the recently-announced €100 billion European Financial Stability Facility loan to Spain and the recent Greek elections, this column argues that Eurozone periphery may soon need another large-scale rescue ...
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Economy of the Commons and Collaborative Consumption | Rise of ...

Economy of the Commons and Collaborative Consumption | Rise of ... | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it
from Designing design thinking driven operations | Scoop.it http://www.scoop.it/t/designing-designed-customer-service/p/2025965612/economy-of-the-commons-and-collaborative-consumption-rise-of-the-fourth-economy.
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Max Keiser: Banks Are Dead!

Moody's has slashed the ratings of fifteen of the biggest banks in Europe and the U.S. in the latest slap in the face to the ailing financial sector. Those h... (RT @ProfSteveKeen: @maxkeiser on Moody's downgrade: Banks are dead post Minsky Moment.
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ACTA Crushed in EU – Pirate Party Celebrates | Pirate Party Australia

ACTA Crushed in EU – Pirate Party Celebrates | Pirate Party Australia | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it
About Us. The Pirate Party is a party based around the core tenets of freedom of information and culture, civil and digital liberties, and governmental transparency. Join now!
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UK Pirate Party on EU ACTA defeat | economic survivor .net

UK Pirate Party on EU ACTA defeat | economic survivor .net | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it
Post navigation. ← Rigged Market Banking. Jul 5 2012. UK Pirate Party on EU ACTA defeat. Head of the UK Pirate Party Loz Kaye on yesterday's crushing of the Anti Counterfeiting Trade Agreement in the European Parliament: Share this: ...
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The Red Iceberg | Steve Keen's Debtwatch

The Red Iceberg | Steve Keen's Debtwatch | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it
... that have been uncovered to date are merely the tip of a big Red Iceberg of Chinese cadre fraud. Craig Tindale is the Vice President of the Centre for Economic Stability, Professor Steve Keen's non-profit research initiative.
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Capitalism Without Failure: Bill Black: The LIBOR Scandal is the ...

Capitalism Without Failure: Bill Black: The LIBOR Scandal is the ... | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it
Bill Black, S&L-era Regulator, Associate Professor of Law and Economics, author, and Ph.D. in White Collar Criminology, discusses the LIBOR (London Inter-Bank Offered Rate) rigging scandal: The magnitude of the LIBOR ...
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The Looting of China by the Kleptokapitalist Bourgeoisie Roaders ...

The Looting of China by the Kleptokapitalist Bourgeoisie Roaders ... | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it
The Looting of China by the Kleptokapitalist Bourgeoisie Roaders | Steve Keen's Debtwatch. The current political leadership of China represents the greatest looting of a country by the political class ever seen in history.
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Rights of Nature and the Commons | Rights of Nature

Rights of Nature and the Commons | Rights of Nature | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it
Commons, our rights for a future videos with Shannon Biggs, Nati Greene, Vandana Shiva and Pablo Solon (in Spanish) speak about Rights of Nature with respect to the Commons and moving on beyond Rio+20.
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Taiwan Denies Use Of 'Pirate Party' Name Because People Might Think They're Actual Sea-Faring Pirates | Techdirt

Taiwan Denies Use Of 'Pirate Party' Name Because People Might Think They're Actual Sea-Faring Pirates | Techdirt | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it
Last year, we wrote about how the Russian Pirate Party was refused recognition because officials there didn't like the name, stating that it "is an attack on sea or river craft, which is a criminal offense." Apparently, something...
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Beyond Capitalist Green Economy - in Defence of Mother Earth and the Commons - AllAfrica.com

Beyond Capitalist Green Economy - in Defence of Mother Earth and the Commons - AllAfrica.com | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it

The term or meme 'the commons' is gainings traction.  Africa with a lot of natural resources has a stake in making sure any 'Green Economy' is subject to limits set by nature and that its resources are held 'in trust' if they may have to be propertised to be protected. 

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Restoring the Commons By Shea Howell | Boggs Center

Restoring the Commons By Shea Howell | Boggs Center | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it
Restoring the Commons. By Shea Howell. June 31-July 7, 2012. Corica Jefferson has been lovely doing what women have done for thousands upon thousands of years. She has been raising chickens at her home on the East ...
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Pirate Party Proxy - Pirate Party UK

Pirate Party Proxy - Pirate Party UK | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it
The Pirate Party UK has hosted a proxy (tpb.pirateparty.org.uk), allowing people to connect to the Pirate Bay via Pirate Party servers, since the 19th of April 2012. We provided the proxy as a tool for users on networks where ...
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Eurozone as a tragedy of the commons

What opens the door to the tragedy-of-the-commons is the way in which these conditions are implemented: Supervisory powers reside with national authorities, not with the ECB in Frankfurt. Thus, the decision of whether a ...
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Hansen, James: “Game Over for the Climate” | Basic Income News

Hansen, James: “Game Over for the Climate” | Basic Income News | Reclaiming our Commons from the 1 Per Cent | Scoop.it
This opinion piece endorses the Tax-and-Dividend approach to global warming without using that name for it. ... This opinion piece endorses the Tax-and-Dividend approach to global warming without using that name for it.
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