Source: Build List | OpenBuildsRead More OpenBuilds
ARE We are clever enough to get along together without a shepherd and sheepdogs directing.Read More NO Ruling Elite
https://www.sensormatic.com/loss-prevention/eas/tags https://graffitiguide.blogspot.com/2009/05/shoplifting-techniques.html?fbclid=IwAR0ddJafy_LkKa_lQgTUDS-9AjTfc9-HqM8ZOowL_jw4qFd6iOKEgDCNUBU https://www.wired.com/story/how-to-thwart-facial-recognition-other-surveillance/?fbclid=IwAR3c5PN-5gx-FMSb1ndw6QO72lg55Lm50vDifXBs094bY0DHwTEUc_PXBo0 https://www.getmonero.org/Read More Loss prevention and shrinkage
Crypto is a Ponzi scheme and it always collapses and most people always lose real money.Read More In support of mutual credit
Apr 21, 2022
“You’ve probably heard some of the fuss around central bank digital currencies (CBDCs). This article is neither a fiery condemnation (that would be too easy) nor a technical explanation, nor anything in between. I will briefly explain what they are, describe their attractions and dangers, and then explore some seldom-discussed foundational questions.”Read More Central Bank Digital Currencies
I think that mutual credit is the key, that bitcoin is a disasterRead More I think that mutual credit is the key
Q: Where does Money come from
A: It is printed by the government and carries an enormous profit
Q: Where do UNITS come from.
A: We create them when we trade and there is no one taking a profit
LETSystem Design Manual
This version was supported and published by the Birmingham Co-operative Development Agency.
Written by Michael Linton and Angus Soutar for Landsman Community Services Ltd of Canada.
In Spain, an industrial-sized conglomerate owned by its workers suggests an alternative future for capitalism. Source: How Mondragon Became the World’s Largest Co-Op | The New YorkerRead More How Mondragon Became the World’s Largest Co-Op
The cumulation of a huge amount of work has gone into 14 Community Inclusion Currency Launches last week. So proud of the team and grateful for all the hard work. Source: Grassroots Economics – Launching Community Inclusion CurrenciesRead More Grassroots Economics – Launching Community Inclusion Currencies
From Barbados to Finland, we’ve seen women’s leadership on climate bring fair, innovative and ambitious policies.Read More Women are turning the tide on climate policy worldwide, and may launch a new era for Australia
Our research provides no support for the existence of a wage-price spiral. That means is no case for cutting real wages to fight inflation. Source: Inflation is being amplified by firms with market powerRead More Inflation is being amplified by firms with market power
Imagine you had…
A simple way to build trust, community, and confidence.
A joyful way to help people connect, build partnerships, and meet each other’s needs.
An inclusive way to guide communities through challenging times.
An effective way to reduce environmental impact.
… there is a way.
The Offers and Needs Market (OANM) is a two-hour guided process where community members meet (virtually or in person) to identify and exchange their passions, knowledge, skills, resources, opportunities, and needs. From finding a place to live or a creative partner to offering graphic design services, public speaking techniques or even a special food recipe, anything’s possible at an Offers and Needs Market!Read More Offers and Needs Market
When the system is designed to exploit us then we need to be resourceful in getting our needs met.
It is best that we don’t allow ourselves to be conscripted to support a system that is against our interests.
In contrast we need to do whatever we can to support systems and relationships that meet our communities needsRead More Working the system
Stacco lives, breathes, teaches and writes on the Commons, P2P politics and economics, open culture, post-growth futures, Platform and Open Cooperativism, decentralised governance, blockchain and more as part of DisCO.coop, Commons Transition and Guerrilla Translation.Read More Stacco Troncoso
The Credit Commons is a proposed accounting protocol to allow users of any local currency to exchange with any other..” Source: Credit Commons protocolRead More Credit Commons protocol
Learn how mutual credit could challenge the current banking system with its focus on money-less trade and exchange within local communities.Read More Sustainable living info, courses, products & services | lowimpact.org
Obsoleting Money Source: Moneyless Soc – Moneyless Society see FB Page Moneyless Society | FacebookRead More Moneyless Society
Maggie Appleton joins Henry to discuss open source as a gift economy (versus a market economyRead More Maggie Appleton on Open Source as a Gift Economy – Maintainers Anonymous
Open-source software, shared innovation and crowd-sourced manufacturing threaten capitalism as we know it. Source: The $100bn Facebook question: Will capitalism survive ‘value abundance’? | Science and Technology | Al JazeeraRead More The $100bn Facebook question: Will capitalism survive ‘value abundance’?
Source: Thomas H. Greco Jr. – WikipediaRead More Thomas H. Greco Jr. – Wikipedia