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We Need to Restore an Economy for the Common Good

The commons is not a winner-takes-all economy, but an all-take-the-winnings economy

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The economy needn’t be a war; it can be a commons. To get there, we must retrieve our innate goodwill.

The commons is a conscious implementation of reciprocal altruism. Reciprocal altruists, whether human or ape…

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Team Human is a manifesto — a fiery distillation of preeminent digital theorist Douglas Rushkoff’s most urgent thoughts on civilization and human nature.

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Douglas Rushkoff

Douglas Rushkoff

Author of Team Human, Present Shock, Throwing Rocks at the Google Bus, Program or Be Programmed, and host of the Team Human podcast http://teamhuman.fm

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