Whether it be perpetual war, climate, nuclear disaster or the day to day ebb and flow of life. There needs to be purpose. There needs to be the ability to think ahead. But in order to do that there is a need for a stable social base on which to work from and the commons is a major part of building that.
Apart from that it as a very strong tradition in Scotland through the Common Good Fund. A tradition worth remembering not only for its assets but importantly for its connectivity through out the country. Everything the elite do is to destroy that connectivity. Everything we do needs to strengthen it.