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by Janet Newbury and Donnie Maclurcan of the Post Growth Institute, Australia
Posted: 13 Apr 2012 10:55 AM PDT
On September 15, 2011, at over 60 locations worldwide, people handed out their own money to complete strangers, two coins or notes at a time, asking recipients to pass half on to someone else. Here are our reflections on the event, including why and how it happened.