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Life on the Left: Latin America: End of a golden age?

A long read which should be of interest to degrowth, eco-socialist and P2P activists. Bob Translated by Richard Fidler from the Spanish text published in Viento Sur, January 23, 2018 Following their participation in the international symposium that we coordinated … Continue reading

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Downsizing – a new approach to Degrowth? 😁

Downsizing: Review of a sci-fi satire about a revolutionary new micro-utopian method of shrinking human beings to matchbox size so they consume less, help the planet and boost their own consumer lifestyle in leisure-oriented downsized community. https://www.theguardian.com/film/2018/jan/25/downsizing-review-matt-damon-alexander-payne

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What will spark a degrowth movement in the USA? – Uneven Earth

by Sam Bliss Things are big in the United States of America. Returning home after a year away reacquaints me with big detached single-family homes, big single-occupant vehicles, and big single-species grass lawns. I find wider roads, longer distances, larger … Continue reading

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Proposal for a US (?) Degrowth gathering 2018

Hey everyone. Please see message below, especially if you’re in North America. Apologies to those of you who will get this email multiple times. from Sam Bliss ———- Forwarded message ———- Hi degrowth fans, The United States arguably has the … Continue reading

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Theoretical Underpinnings of the Duniter G1 project | P2P Foundation

Duniter is a French cryptocurrency that squarely aims for more egalitarian outcomes and critiques the ‘propertarian’ premises of Bitcoin.  https://blog.p2pfoundation.net/theoretical-underpinnings-duniter-g1-project/2018/02/05

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Commoners in Transition, an interview with Enric Duran

Here we present an interview with Enric Duran https://blog.p2pfoundation.net/commoners-in-transition-enric-duran/2015/02/02

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The meaning of life in a world without work

by Yuval Noah Harari, Israeli author of “Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind” and “Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow” The Guardian,  May 8, 2017 [My synthesis. I found this article both challenging and incisive in my own search … Continue reading

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