Plunder of the Commons: A Manifesto for Sharing Wealth

How did an 800-year-old charter establish our right to share society’s wealth?

Why have we been deprived of our common wealth and resources?

How can we foster a more free, equal and ecological society today?

Guy Standing has held professorships at the University of Bath and at SOAS, was programme director at the International Labour Organisation and has advised the UN, World Bank and governments around the world on labour and social policy.

He is author of the bestselling The Precariat:The New Dangerous Class (2011) and is a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences. Basic Income: And How We Can Make It Happen


Author: Guy Standing