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open source

STONE SOUP: Peer-to-Peer networks as the basis of a gift economy

STONE SOUP: Peer-to-Peer networks as the basis of a gift economy

Stone Soup is a Grimm Brother’s fairytale found in many different versions all across Europe about the benefits of cooperation...
August 24, 2012 × 0 comments

community building

SUSTAINABILITY AS SPIRITUAL PRACTICE: Volunteer at Sadhana Forest to learn how to live sustainably

SUSTAINABILITY AS SPIRITUAL PRACTICE: Volunteer at Sadhana Forest to learn how to live sustainably

It’s a pleasantly warm evening in the south of India. A group of about one hundred people, mostly in their 20s and 30s, are...
August 11, 2012 × 0 comments

sustainable economics

THE MONEY COLLAPSE: A return to the natural gift economy

THE MONEY COLLAPSE: A return to the natural gift economy

Suppose you give me a million dollars with the instructions, “Invest this profitably, and I’ll pay you well.”...
March 24, 2012 × 0 comments

voluntary simplicity

A GIFT ECONOMY: Living without money in the United States

A GIFT ECONOMY: Living without money in the United States

Daniel James Shellabarger, now known as Suelo, has been living without money since 2000. He was born in Denver and lives part-time...
March 12, 2012 × 1 comment

mindful living

CHARITY ECONOMY: Learning to give and receive

CHARITY ECONOMY: Learning to give and receive

Charity… since childhood, this was a word I only whispered in my inner cloister. Charity… The original radiance of this word...
January 27, 2012 × 0 comments