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Posted on 8/12/16
Kadijah Hussein of the Massachusetts Avenue Project at CommonBound

Just over a month ago, more than 900 of us gathered in Buffalo, New York for...

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Posted on 8/9/16

CommonBound weekend kicked-off as the stories of two recent police killings dominated the news. Many participants arrived to the conference angry and hurt by the events and the impacts of police violence on their communities. The New Economy...

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Posted on 8/2/16
Audience members shaking hands at CommonBound

CommonBound 2016 brought over 900 people to Buffalo, NY for three packed days of discussions and collaboration to drive the new economy movement forward. From the nightly plenaries that filled Rockwell Hall, to the small and impromptu breakout...

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Posted on 8/1/16

CommonBound 2016 was packed with nearly 100 panels, workshops, and open spaces taking place over the course of three-days. In a conference about visionary strategies for transforming our economy and...

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Posted on 7/27/16
Three of Friday night's plenary speakers on stage with arms raised as the audience applauds the end of their panel

CommonBound 2016 is a wrap! Thank you all for joining us and being a part of the gathering. After three days of workshops, panels, open spaces, and social events, we hope you returned home with new ideas to grow the new economy in your community...

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Posted on 7/7/16

CommonBound is just a few days away and the schedule is PACKED with inspiring panelists, workshops, and network gatherings. Last month, we announced the lineup of keynote speakers who...

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Posted on 6/29/16
Buffalo Infringement Festival logo

Buffalo infringement Festival (BiF) artists will be let loose to "infringe" in spaces around CommonBound’s scheduled programming. Look for us during evening gatherings and lunchtime...

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Posted on 6/23/16

CommonBound 2016 is fast approaching. With over 100 workshops put together by members and movement leaders from across the U.S. and Canada, it promises to be a time for hands-on trainings, shared stories and skills, and action that takes the New...

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Posted on 6/13/16

Attention future drivers to #CommonBound, we've setup a ridesharing site to help folks coordinate rides. The site is built to be a matchmaker between drivers and people looking for rides. Carpools are a great way to meet new people, reduce...

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