‘Wealth of Networks’
Tracks the emerging information-sharing, open-source cooperative sectors of economies in the USA, Canada, Europe, Brazil, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Korea and other countries. In this new sharing, cooperative economy, sectors are exchanging information, bartering and using new forms of currency in order to make their money stretch further. The Wealth of Networks balances the older competitive sectors based on money.
The Next System Project: Can We Imagine a Future Worth Fighting For? Creating the kind of society—and world—we’d like now and for future generations. Read more » > TECH Creative Commons Launches Open Business Models Initiative Helping entrepreneurs, organizations, and governments to use Creative Commons [...]
More Secret Videos from Chevron Whistleblower Show Ecuadorian Villager Asking for Help Oil Giant Never Provided Published: Apr 17, 2015 – 01:20 PM EST OAKLAND, Calif., Apr. 17 /CSRwire/ - Amazon Watch has released more secret video footage from a Chevron whistleblower today, showing an Ecuadorian villager asking for help that Chevron never [...]
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This month from ILSR: The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) relied heavily on ILSR research for its recently issued new rules on Community Broadband Networks. Read our insight. Our article on how neighborhoods are developing their own commercial real estate has been widely discussed. Read the article. TODAY is the deadline [...]
Here is a weblink to it on the Aspen Institute Communications & Society Program's InfoTech conference webpages: http://infotech.aspeninstitute.org/Roundtable-on-Information-Technology/2014/report
From the WECAN Team Dear Friends and Allies, Today, as we celebrate International Women's Day, we reflect with great appreciation and respect upon the countless women leaders rising up worldwide in [...]
DAILY NEWSLETTER March 2, 2015 FINANCE: SOEs Squash Ant Financial [...]
"This important research into why small towns in the USA cannot get decent broadband is a shocking eye-opener! We salute the Center for Public Integrity." ~ Hazel Henderson, Editor How big telecom smothers city-run [...]
Click here to read this mailing online. "P2P Foundation" - 4 new articles A world of ‘sharing and caring’ won’t begin in Davos The sharing economy in Argentina: atmospherics from the Sharing Brothers What does the P2P Foundation do? Indigenous Peoples, the True [...]
We at The Shift Network hold a deep commitment to equal honoring of feminine and masculine ways of being in the world. It is vital that each of us learn to honor and embody this balance within ourselves and help to create it in our communities, businesses, and political bodies. That’s also why we see it as so important that we support women [...]
New Report Points to Sharing as Unifying Force for Global Change Sharing As Our Common Cause details all the ways sharing can act as a unifying force to address multiple planetary crises. Read more » > COOPERATIVES Composting Coop Taps into the Unbroken Spirit of Rust Belt Cities How the Rust Belt Riders have ‘struck [...]