Stop the madness. Maybe more is not better. Maybe we can’t buy our way to happiness. The opening plenary video for the 2015 EDGE Funders Just Giving Conference introduces and frames the concept of the Commons. Reclaiming the right to things that provide a way of life: air, water, land, knowledge -- things owned by all of us. By looking at the principles of Bien Vivre, Ubuntu, and Better Not More, perhaps our world can be brought back into balance.