The "Sharing Economy" is the ProblemJuly 3
The Cooperative Economy is the Solution
Bringing the Cooperation UpstateJuly 1
A plan for regional cooperative development in upstate New York
What's Data Got to Do With It?June 29
The nerdy but necessary side of organizing the Solidarity Economy
Cooperative Growth and/or Regional Cooperative Development?June 26
Thoughts on Building a Cooperative Society
Vendor Solidarity at Seattle-Area Farmers' MarketsJune 24
Braving the elements to build the local economy
Grassroots Visionaries and RevolutionariesJune 22
Solidarity Economy Organizing in the Ferguson Uprising
Why Co-ops are Forming Support Co-operativesJune 19
A shared voice for development, education, marketing and cross sector collaboration
Registration Open for GEO's ADWC 3 ConferenceJune 12
Organizing Regional Cooperative/Solidarity Economic Development
Student Housing Co-opsJune 5
Local and Global Effects
Blog and Gleanings
Jul 2 Earlier this year, The Guardian reported on how these structures are serving to “fill the gaps left by austerity.” A variety of what would’ve been...
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Jul 1 The most important thing has been the local exchange trading system, the TEM, a form of barter system introduced by Volos residents because so many...
Jun 30 “This is about controlling our labor, and that’s what Juneteenth is all about. Wouldn’t it be fundamentally different if directly affected people...
Jun 30 This tells the story of a PMA held on June 27, 2015 as part of the US Social Forum in Philadelphia. This PMA was cohosted by the Philadelphia Area...
What does community mean? (Blog entry)Jun 27 Community is an important buzzword these days. People recognize that social structures are deteriorating and that people want more of a sense of...
Jun 27 I have been part of cooperatives all my life; I lived in communes, I work in a cooperative now. I experienced firsthand how they can put people at...
Jun 27 Many Owners = Much Accountability. Beyond whether or not Welch Allyn will continue to employ here in Central New York, they have given up their...
Jun 26 GUELPH, ON, June 24, 2015 /CNW/ - The Co-operators has announced that they will increase their pledge to the Canadian Co-operative Investment Fund...
Jun 25 Whether or not these big companies change the products themselves, they’re also gaining more power over the market, making it harder for more truly...