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Catalyzing worker co-ops & the solidarity economy

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August 17, 2020

Health Autonomy Beyond the Pandemic: Webinar

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Health Autonomy Beyond the Pandemic webinar with Knoxville Community Apothecary, Ujimaa Medics, and Community Pharmacy.

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June 25, 2020

How to Create a Solidarity Enterprise: Unit I

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Preface and chapter 1 of Louis Razeto's guide to creating solidarity enterprises.

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October 3, 2016

A Cooperative Manifesto

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Cooperative development is the most important social change work that a person can do.

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May 27, 2014

Black Co-ops Were A Method of Economic Survival

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Jessica Gordon-Nembhard talks about her research into the history of African-American co-ops.

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November 24, 2020

A Conversation about the Impact of Co-ops in Abolition Work

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Discussion about the intersections of cooperative practices, ethics, and tools with the movement for police and prison abolition and their replacement with a system designed to meet the needs of the community and the individuals who comprise it.

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November 5, 2020

How to Create a Solidarity Enterprise: Unit VI

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After careful organizing, study, and preparation we have now reached the point where many groups try to begin, defining the economic organization of the enterprise. How will ownership be organized? How will members join and withdraw? How will decisions large and small be made? How will members be paid, and how much? What will they do with the profits (or losses)?After careful organizing, study, and preparation we have now reached the point where many groups try to begin, defining the economic organization of the enterprise. How will ownership be organized? How will members join and withdraw? How will decisions large and small be made? How will members be paid, and how much? What will they do with the profits (or losses)?

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November 3, 2020

Co-ops Not Cops Webinar, Nov. 18th

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Join us as we discuss the impact of co-ops in abolition work. This event will kick off our Co-ops Not Cops issue on geo.coop.

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October 15, 2020

How to Create a Solidarity Enterprise: Unit V

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In this Unit the solidarity group tackles this common problem for cooperatives, breaking down and researching the various possible sources of external financing: loans, investments, donations, and solidarity funding.

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October 12, 2020

One Member One Vote

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Profiles of two co-op leaders: Carol Zippert of the Federation of Southern Cooperatives/Land Assistance Fund and Tim Huet of the Arizmendi Association of Cooperatives.

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September 17, 2020

How to Create a Solidarity Enterprise: Unit IV

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Unit 4 of How to Create a Solidarity Enterprise.