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Originally published in Shareable In this interview, Shareable publisher and editor Neal Gorenflo and P2P Foundation’s Michel Bauwens chat with Gar Alperovitz, the Lionel R. Bauman Professor of ...
by GarAlperovitz
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Apr 20, 2012 at 11:50 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
The United Nations has declared this year the year of the coop. Although cooperatives are a part of the private property system and only a small part of the world economy, a number of our readers (...
by Geminijen
Comment Count 46 comments on Sun Mar 25, 2012 at 02:00 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
From a political perspective, an interesting thing about cooperation and worker ownership is its potential for cross-partisan support. To the Left, community ownership can be seen as libertarian ...
by Erik of Mpls
Comment Count 3 comments on Sat Mar 24, 2012 at 01:09 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Smack dab in the middle of Milwaukee's eccentric, artistic and diverse Riverwest neighborhood is the Riverwest ...
by noise of rain
Comment Count 28 comments on Mon Dec 12, 2011 at 05:25 PM PST with 38 Recommends
So the very country that invented democracy, is now denied the benefit of it. The banks of France and Germany have successfully stopped the referendum on Greece to allow austerity to proceed. Troika ...
by TPau
Comment Count 87 comments on Thu Nov 17, 2011 at 12:52 PM PST with 66 Recommends
And long live Occupy! Time to occupy our lives for the winter. It is time to take stock and plan for spring. Inevitably old habits and tendencies die hard. Individual spokespeople and elite ...
by banger
Comment Count 172 comments on Tue Nov 15, 2011 at 01:08 PM PST with 2 Recommends
Separating Utopian Goals from Working Models. In Part 1 ( DailyKos, AMC, Is a Non-exploitive Economy Based on Worker-Owned Cooperatives Possible ,
by Geminijen
Comment Count 80 comments on Sun Sep 18, 2011 at 03:06 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Corporations are dictatorships. The major shareholders and the board of directors make all of the important decisions which are passed down the chain of command to employees who have no say in this ...
by Johnnythebandit
Comment Count 136 comments on Sun Oct 02, 2011 at 03:00 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
In this segment, I explain how we may be moving beyond the liberal model which seeks to regulate capitalism to something more egalitarian, participatory, and decentralized, grounded in the ...
by GarAlperovitz
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Aug 12, 2011 at 07:49 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
I wrote the following comment in "democratic underground" a few days ago in response to a post full of existential despair about the horrors of capitalism. Rather than remaining in the paralysis of ...
by Justina
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Jul 31, 2011 at 05:19 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Telling the “Set America Free!” Story By Susan C. Strong, Executive Director, The Metaphor Project, http://www.metaphorproject.org Right now the DC debt ceiling spectacle is ...
by SusanCStrong
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Aug 01, 2011 at 08:01 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Tonight's anti-capitalist meet-up diary is by Justina. It discusses the creation of cooperatives in Venezuela:
by NY brit expat
Comment Count 1 comments on Sun Apr 17, 2011 at 02:46 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Let's make one! We absolutely must have our voices heard, or things are going to keep getting worse, fast. We need a progressive television or cable network that can present our vision- and it ...
by soularsystem
Comment Count 18 comments on Sat Nov 06, 2010 at 10:14 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
from I, Candidate for Governor: And How I Got Licked by Upton Sinclair (12-13) It is easy to imagine the unemployed of California in a system of production for use because of ...
by gmoke
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Sep 28, 2010 at 08:22 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
This is a first-hand account of a remarkable 50-year old successful experiment in ...
by carldavidson
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Sep 20, 2010 at 02:52 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
Meteor Blades asked some questions in his front page post this morning that we should all be ...
by goinsouth
Comment Count 40 comments on Fri Aug 27, 2010 at 09:25 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
Dear Co-op Power Members and Supporters, Join us Tues., Aug 3rd, 11 am, for the Grand Groundbreaking for Northeast Biodiesel at our land in the ...
by gmoke
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Jul 26, 2010 at 06:05 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
Crossposted from Better Than Machines . Whitesville, West Virginia:
by daveUSA
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Apr 13, 2010 at 07:56 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
If you're one of the growing number of people who is beginning to despair of ever stopping the march of Corporatism, here are a couple of suggestions that might re-energize and re-empower you. Try ...
by goinsouth
Comment Count 33 comments on Mon Feb 08, 2010 at 04:41 AM PST with 24 Recommends
Cross posted from Nourishing the Planet .
by BorderJumpers
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Jan 15, 2010 at 08:19 AM PST with 2 Recommends