Democratic land ownership

January 13, 2009

Celebrities buy Heathrow land to delay third runway

“The new owners said that they intended to divide up the acre plot into small parcels and then sell them, without making a profit, to people concerned about climate change all around the world. As many as 4,000 people could end up owning the scrubland.”

A good example of mass action – now lets use this tactic for the purpose of “creation” as well as resistance to rebuild the ‘commons’.. from parks to community shops …

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2009/jan/13/travelandtransport-activists

AF

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