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From our good friends Hardt & Negri, in Declaration:

“The commoner is a constituent participant, the subjectivity that is foundational and necessary for constituting a democratic society based upon sharing of the common” (p. 105-6).

“The commoner is thus an ordinary person who accomplishes an extraordinary task: opening private property to the access and enjoyment of all; transforming public property controlled by state authority into the common; and in each case discovering mechanisms to manage, develop, and sustain common wealth through democratic participation” (p. 105).