when efficiency matters more than the humanity of our cities…

European institutions were designed to direct flows of global capital. In doing so, they’ve become less accountable to people. But in this gap between people and their institutions, citizens are rising up to reclaim the commons.

Insights into Shenzhen urbanization by way of European debates over the commons in Closed in and Crowded out: urbanizing against the city.

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