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A New Lens

When thinking about what we should be doing for work or what and how we should be buying things, sometimes it helps to ask: what do we actually need?

book review

Utopia for Realists

Dutch historian Rutger Bregman makes a compelling case for money for nothing.

book review

Small is Beautiful

Economist E. F. Schumacher's collection of essays from 1973 on capitalism, sustainability, local economies, and the value of work is even more resonant in the age of digital.

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Sharing Cities Meetup: Sunday 7/29/18

A presentation & discussion about the book "Sharing Cities: Activating the Urban Commons" and addressing today's big challenges thru local community.