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Adam Bychawski

Adam Bychawski is an editorial assistant at openDemocracy.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

The future of sharing: it's still about freedom

The original vision of the sharing economy hasn’t died—it just needs more support and protection.

Rethinking basic income in a sharing society

A basic income derived from the value of collectively owned resources could empower citizens to transform their societies.  

From sharing economy to gift ecology

The highest potential of sharing comes from the transformative spirit of generosity.

Sign me up to Russell Brand's sharing revolution

Russell Brand has a deft ability to weave his spiritual convictions into a case for wholesale political and economic transformation.

It’s time for a post-Piketty vision of shared wealth

Given the social and ecological limits to economic growth, we have to move far beyond the recommendations of the latest bestseller in economics. 

Let's share! Please provide your credit card information to get started

Sharing has been monetized – from Task Rabbit, which allows you to pay people to go grocery shopping, to websites where you can rent a puppy for the weekend. But goodwill is best left off the shelves.

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