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Unsettling the Commons: Social Movements Against, Within, and Beyond Settler Colonialism
Drawing on interviews with 51 anti-authoritarian organizers to investigates what it means to struggle for �the commons� within a settler colonial context, Unsettling the Commons interrogates a very important debate that took place within Occupy camps and is taking place in a multitude of movements in North America around what it means to claim �the commons� on stolen land. ...more
Published November 7th 2017 by Arbeiter Ring
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The Commons are hip. In the wake of the collapse of statist forms of socialism, the 2008 crisis of capitalism and the emergence of horizontalist forms of struggle (Occupying Wall Street and the squares, the ‘Arab Spring’ and the like) and before then, this notion that ‘the commons’ is the place where a new social order can and will be built has been gaining strength. And so it should; the commons allow us to protect and promote a collaborative world where community, cohesion and equality are pri ...more