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Podcast: Pia Mancini 'No Shame! Towards a Cooperative Economy'

Shareable - Commons - May 25, 2017 - 1:27pm

Playing for Team Human today is Pia Mancini, a visionary democracy activist who co-founded the Net Party in Argentina and DemocracyOS. Mancini joins Douglas Rushkoff to talk about her new project Open Collective.

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Global Sharing Week 2017 Puts Social Impact in the Spotlight

Shareable - Commons - May 23, 2017 - 1:25pm

It's nearly that time of year again when Global Sharing Week, the largest mass engagement campaign on the sharing economy co-organized by The People Who Share and Shareable, turns the spotlight on just what sharing can achieve. 

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Podcast: Anthropologist Jason Hickel on How Capitalism Fuels Climate Change

Shareable - Commons - May 22, 2017 - 4:14pm

In this episode, we spoke with Jason Hickel, an anthropologist at the London School of Economics. Originally from Swaziland, Hickel's research has focused on development and globalization. He has written extensively on a number of topics, including inequality, climate change, basic income, and soil regeneration.

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