Commons

We look for new ways of working and collaborating online: from virtual communities to new activisms.

Commons

An Insolent “Demos”

Ekhi L. de la Granja

We review one of the founding myths of Athenian democracy, the Solon reforms, to reflect on the meaning of equality and the values of contemporary democracy.

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Presenting evidence in public

Franc Camps-Febrer

We look at the cases of Bellingcat and Forensic Architectures, two approaches to digital culture that attempt to rescue critical thinking through the use of open-source tools from the attention economy.

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Feminist Killjoys

Sara Ahmed | Bea Lozano

When feminist conscience is associated with a kind of misfortune, can we consider the happiness of women outside of the dominant social ideals?

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Towards a Data Commons

Enric Senabre | Mayo Fuster Morell

Implications for the whole of society of the data policies of collaborative economy platforms.

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Two Self-Managed Grecs

Joan Carbonell

What can we learn from the first two editions of the Grec, a self-managed, egalitarian and ground-breaking festival at the height of political and cultural upheaval?

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Augmented Democracy

Cristina Sáez

In the future, we will be able to automate some of the tasks of government, and have tools that allow us to empower citizens and promote their participation.

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I Am Not Your Periphery

Karo Moret

The identities of the African diaspora and how in Europe, relations with otherness continue to be built under the social categories of race and gender.