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Interview :: Politics
Video: The Plunder of the Commons, 47 min
16 Oct 2019
Changing governance of our educational system is vital. We have to take back control for educators and learners. We should demand compensation for the theft of the commons. Profits should be reinvested in education and not sent to the Koch Brothers!

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Video: The Plunder of the Commons: A Manifesto for Sharing Public Wealth, Sept 30, 2019, 47 min
by Guy Standing

The commons belongs to everybody and nobody. The Charter of the Forest (1217) is part of the constitution in all democracies.
Neoliberalism eroded the commons. Thatcher said, there is no such thing as society.

In the process of privatization, colonialization has occurred. In the education commons, education is increasingly commodified and commercialized. 80% of student housing is owned by foreign capital like Goldman Sachs.
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