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Catalyzing worker co-ops & the solidarity economy

How Co-ops Benefit Your Wallet and Work

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February 22, 2021
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This is a powerful town hall session about worker cooperatives!

Co-ops and their history in the African American community - 2:47
Legal structures of worker co-ops and the Illinois Cooperative Association statute -16:12
Overview of worker co-ops in the US and Chicago - 34:05
Challenges for worker co-op development - 40:10
Genesis Cleaning Co-op - 46:04
Co-operative movement building - 51:39
Ideal financial partners for worker co-ops - 55:51
Q&A - 1:08:43


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