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The Real Tragedy of the Loss of the Commons

From: Reclaiming the Commons for the Common Good


The cost of the Scottish Clearances through forced emmigration and the abolition of Scottish commons.



Heather Menzies

Heather Menzies is an award-winning writer and scholar and the author of nine books, including Whose Brave New World? and No Time. She has been awarded an honourary doctorate and the Order of Canada for her "contributions to public discourse." A mother and grandmother, a gardener and social-justice activist, Heather regularly contributes to journals and newspapers, and is in high demand as a speaker, offering a thoughtful critique of our disintegrating social fabric.