On the Commons Team

Stories by On the Commons Team

What If We Put the Future First?

September 9, 2014
The 2014 Women’s Congress translates this question into practical steps for protecting coming generations

VIDEO: Commons. Are you in?

December 23, 2013
Take a moment to recognize the gift of our commons

On Developing a Co-Owned Food Council for Minneapolis

September 25, 2013
OTC Co-Director Julie Ristau applies the commons framework to the Homegrown Minneapolis Initiative

Legal Structures for Protecting the Commons

September 19, 2013
From trusts to co-ops, six practical forms of “commons ownership”

Submission Guidelines

April 24, 2013
Poetry submissions are currently closed.

An Update on the Great Lakes Tour

April 24, 2013
On the Commons, Council of Canadians, FLOW, and others travel to communities around the Great Lakes


April 24, 2013
Participate in our public art project and lend your voice to the Great Lakes Commons Charter

A Social Charter for the Great Lakes

April 24, 2013
. . . will help us define the future we want to create for the bioregion

Bring OTC to Your Campus or Community

March 27, 2013
How to raise awareness of the commons in your own backyard

Bring On the Commons to Your College Campus or Community

March 27, 2013
Raising awareness of the commons is crucial for our future