Jonathan Rowe

Jonathan Rowe (USA), a long-time activist/thinker, wrote extensively about the deep limitations of conventional economics, the spiritual pathologies of market culture and the appeal of the commons in imagining a better world. He was an editor at the Washington Monthly magazine, staff writer at the Christian Science Monitor, and the first director of the Tomales Bay Institute, later renamed On the Commons. Rowe died suddenly on March 20, 2011. The online archive for his writings can be found at