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    Free Course: “The Commons, The Public Domain, and the Sacred” • Materials for Tuesday, August 6th

    by  • August 5, 2013 • Rebel Portland, Right to the City / Free School, Sustainable Cities • 0 Comments

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    Sorry the last minute posting, it’s been a hectic week for some of us.  As promised, here are the readings that were provided by various members of the class. ~Hart   The Model City: Civil Rights, the Black Panther Party, and the Revolution of Urban Politics in Portland, Oregon by Lucas Burke In recent...

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    VIDEO RECAP & Next Steps – Class #2 (2/6) The Commons, The Public Domain, and the Sacred

    by  • February 6, 2013 • Right to the City / Free School, Uncategorized • 1 Comment

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    This week’s discussion was very lively and, in my humble opinion, excellent. Here’s the video: YouTube Ustream For next week, we are going to hold off on introducing new material in order to do some housekeeping and also to address readings we haven’t yet had an opportunity to fully embrace. Per this development, Elizabeth...

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    Class #2 (2/6) The Commons, The Public Domain, and the Sacred

    by  • February 2, 2013 • Nicholas, Right to the City / Free School, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Colleagues, This week we continue our examination of the sacred with the following readings: Stuart Kauffman, Reinventing the Sacred, preface and chp. 1 Alan Weisman, The World Without Us, chp. 5 Paul L Knox, Metroburbia, chp. 2 Charles Eisenstein, Sacred Economics, chps. 1, 5, and 22 In addition, we still have a homework assignment to come...

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    Class #1 (1/30) The Commons, The Public Domain, and the Sacred

    by  • January 24, 2013 • Michel, Nicholas, Right to the City / Free School, Sustainable Cities, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Friends and Colleagues, If you missed the 1/23 session of the Commons, the Public Domain, and the Sacred, fear not. You didn’t miss the actual course content and can still freely jump in with us next week. We mostly went over procedural issues and actually hope to design the course in a way that...

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    The Commons, The Public Domain, and the Sacred (Course Proposal)

    by  • January 10, 2013 • Nicholas, Right to the City / Free School, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    UPDATE: the first meeting will be at the Community Supported Everything space on Wednesday, January 23rd at 6:45 PM. CSE is located at 1626 NE Alberta St. in Portland. ————————————————————————- Initial Thoughts: the following is a rough proposal for a 16-20 week course I’m calling “The Commons, the Public Domain, and the Sacred.” Though the...

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