Grassroots Economic Organizing - Catalyzing worker co-ops & the solidarity economy https://geo.coop/rss.xml en GEO Launching a New Website and $10,000 Fundraiser! https://geo.coop/articles/geo-launching-new-website-and-10000-fundraiser <div data-history-node-id="5014" class="node node--type-article node--view-mode-rss ds-1col clearfix" typeof="schema:Article"> <div> <div> <figure class="image no-upscale"> <img property="schema:image" src="/sites/default/files/styles/small_square/public/2019-10/Flower%20by%20Henry%20Hemming%20CC%20BY%2020_0.jpg" width="170" height="170" alt="&quot;&quot;" typeof="foaf:Image" /> </figure> </div> </div> <div class="title is-size-5"> <div><h2> <a href="/articles/geo-launching-new-website-and-10000-fundraiser" hreflang="en">GEO Launching a New Website and $10,000 Fundraiser!</a> </h2> </div> </div> <div class="content"> <div><p>GEO is launching a fundraiser to pay for the new website.</p> </div> </div> </div> Thu, 03 Oct 2019 17:28:49 +0000 Josh Davis 5014 at https://geo.coop https://geo.coop/articles/geo-launching-new-website-and-10000-fundraiser#comments What does community mean? https://geo.coop/blog/what-does-community-mean <div data-history-node-id="2216" class="node node--type-blog node--view-mode-rss ds-1col clearfix"> </div> Sat, 27 Jun 2015 18:58:45 +0000 skybluestar 2216 at https://geo.coop The Southern Cooperative Movement https://geo.coop/content/southern-cooperative-movement-0 <span>The Southern Cooperative Movement</span> <span><span lang="" about="/users/josh-davis" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Josh Davis</span></span> <span>Mon, 04/28/2014 - 14:46</span> <div class="content"> <div><p>Articles about the cooperative movement in the American South.</p> </div> </div> <div> <div> <figure class="image no-upscale"> <img src="/sites/default/files/2019-10/Alice%20Wine-Progressive%20Club.jpg" width="558" height="351" alt="Woman standing behind the counter of a cooperative market." typeof="foaf:Image" /> </figure> </div> </div> <div> <div class="label">Collection type</div> <div><a href="/taxonomy/term/299" hreflang="en">Issue</a></div> </div> <section class="comment-section"> <h3 class="subtitle">Add new comment</h3> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=1271&amp;2=comment&amp;3=comment" token="95vRmE3yVMgNGHJ9WDzuL_Vbqc6WNxex0zIz-KNFXNM"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> <div> <div class="label">Publication date</div> <div><time datetime="2014-04-28T12:00:00Z">Mon, 04/28/2014 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> Mon, 28 Apr 2014 14:46:49 +0000 Josh Davis 1271 at https://geo.coop https://geo.coop/content/southern-cooperative-movement-0#comments Scaling-Up the Cooperative Movement https://geo.coop/content/reflections-fagor <span>Scaling-Up the Cooperative Movement</span> <span><span lang="" about="/users/josh-davis" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Josh Davis</span></span> <span>Wed, 01/08/2014 - 19:56</span> <div class="content"> <div><p>Articles about scaling up the cooperative movement.</p> </div> </div> <div> <div> <figure class="image no-upscale"> <img src="/sites/default/files/2019-10/Scaling%20Up%20Cover%20slider%20crop.jpg" width="600" height="400" alt="&quot;&quot;" typeof="foaf:Image" /> </figure> </div> </div> <div> <div class="label">Collection type</div> <div><a href="/taxonomy/term/299" hreflang="en">Issue</a></div> </div> <section class="comment-section"> <h3 class="subtitle">Add new comment</h3> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=1158&amp;2=comment&amp;3=comment" token="fRD9XUX8YnwtkaM99QsT1-1koBnoOj8pW4K-AI84_ys"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> <div> <div class="label">Publication date</div> <div><time datetime="2014-01-08T12:00:00Z">Wed, 01/08/2014 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> Wed, 08 Jan 2014 19:56:32 +0000 Josh Davis 1158 at https://geo.coop https://geo.coop/content/reflections-fagor#comments Intentional Communities and Solidarity Economics https://geo.coop/content/intentional-communities-and-solidarity-economics <span>Intentional Communities and Solidarity Economics</span> <span><span lang="" about="/users/marty-heyman" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Marty Heyman</span></span> <span>Mon, 08/26/2013 - 22:00</span> <div class="content"> <div><p>articles about intentional community economics.</p> </div> </div> <div> <div> <figure class="image no-upscale"> <img src="/sites/default/files/2019-10/Acorn_Group.jpg" width="640" height="426" alt="residents of the Acorn intentional community." typeof="foaf:Image" /> </figure> </div> </div> <div> <div class="label">Collection type</div> <div><a href="/taxonomy/term/299" hreflang="en">Issue</a></div> </div> <section class="comment-section"> <h3 class="subtitle">Add new comment</h3> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=1044&amp;2=comment&amp;3=comment" token="zvnbHT4-aCl051t-TfoRoIh3LVgYXLVhLGQAUBNDuYo"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> <div> <div class="label">Publication date</div> <div><time datetime="2013-08-26T12:00:00Z">Mon, 08/26/2013 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 22:00:02 +0000 Marty Heyman 1044 at https://geo.coop https://geo.coop/content/intentional-communities-and-solidarity-economics#comments Advancing the Development of Worker Co-ops (ADWC) 2013 https://geo.coop/content/advancing-development-worker-co-ops-adwc-2013 <span>Advancing the Development of Worker Co-ops (ADWC) 2013</span> <span><span lang="" about="/users/marty-heyman" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Marty Heyman</span></span> <span>Mon, 06/24/2013 - 13:36</span> <div class="content"> <div><p>Articles about financing worker cooperatives.</p> </div> </div> <div> <div> <figure class="image no-upscale"> <img src="/sites/default/files/2019-10/pv2_10th_anniversary_0.jpg" width="960" height="640" alt="Worker-owners of Pioneer Valley Photo Voltiacs." typeof="foaf:Image" /> </figure> </div> </div> <div> <div class="label">Collection type</div> <div><a href="/taxonomy/term/299" hreflang="en">Issue</a></div> </div> <section class="comment-section"> <h3 class="subtitle">Add new comment</h3> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=1008&amp;2=comment&amp;3=comment" token="UacqwxgjU1nT20ulTunE8r77XF7OG9mMqs5CE_NVu84"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> <div> <div class="label">Publication date</div> <div><time datetime="2013-06-24T12:00:00Z">Mon, 06/24/2013 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 13:36:14 +0000 Marty Heyman 1008 at https://geo.coop https://geo.coop/content/advancing-development-worker-co-ops-adwc-2013#comments GEO 14: The Anniversary Issue https://geo.coop/content/geo-14-anniversary-issue <span>GEO 14: The Anniversary Issue</span> <span><span lang="" about="/users/marty-heyman" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Marty Heyman</span></span> <span>Sat, 05/04/2013 - 22:29</span> <div class="content"> <div><p>the 30th anniversary issue of GEO.</p> </div> </div> <div> <div> <figure class="image no-upscale"> <img src="/sites/default/files/2019-10/nobosses400.jpg" width="400" height="264" alt="&quot;&quot;" typeof="foaf:Image" /> </figure> </div> </div> <div> <div class="label">Collection type</div> <div><a href="/taxonomy/term/299" hreflang="en">Issue</a></div> </div> <section class="comment-section"> <h3 class="subtitle">Add new comment</h3> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=974&amp;2=comment&amp;3=comment" token="RFx2rudGC8frt1kqqLKgtYELDyJqs-0EnwqQt6prAcs"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> <div> <div class="label">Publication date</div> <div><time datetime="2013-05-04T12:00:00Z">Sat, 05/04/2013 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> Sat, 04 May 2013 22:29:48 +0000 Marty Heyman 974 at https://geo.coop https://geo.coop/content/geo-14-anniversary-issue#comments GEO 13: The Frank Lindenfeld Memorial https://geo.coop/content/geo-13-frank-lindenfeld-memorial <span>GEO 13: The Frank Lindenfeld Memorial</span> <span><span lang="" about="/users/marty-heyman" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Marty Heyman</span></span> <span>Wed, 08/22/2012 - 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01:39</span> <div class="content"> <div><p>Articles about the legacy of John Howard Griffin's book 'Black Like Me'.</p> </div> </div> <div> <div> <figure class="image no-upscale"> <img src="/sites/default/files/2019-10/blm%20cover.jpg" width="659" height="447" alt="&quot;&quot;" typeof="foaf:Image" /> </figure> </div> </div> <div> <div class="label">Collection type</div> <div><a href="/taxonomy/term/299" hreflang="en">Issue</a></div> </div> <section class="comment-section"> <h3 class="subtitle">Add new comment</h3> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=866&amp;2=comment&amp;3=comment" token="w0FOPe3pGRi3VcshiUk4IHbU7uWm6N_hDNGiosblIRo"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> <div> <div class="label">Publication date</div> <div><time datetime="2012-04-15T12:00:00Z">Sun, 04/15/2012 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> Wed, 11 Apr 2012 01:39:42 +0000 Ethan 866 at https://geo.coop https://geo.coop/content/geo-11-lessons-today-black-me#comments Building a New Economy https://geo.coop/node/5037 <span>Building a New Economy</span> <span><span lang="" about="/users/josh-davis" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Josh Davis</span></span> <span>Fri, 10/18/2019 - 19:30</span> <div class="content"> <div><img alt="Northwest Construction Co-op Logo." data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="c9e43f4a-ac20-49d7-ae49-648e4d637dc4" src="/sites/default/files/inline-images/northwest%20construction%20co-op%20logo.png" class="align-center" /><blockquote> <p>Construction companies seem ripe for the co-op model. The very nature of contracting means a team effort. Along the I-5 corridor between Bellingham and Olympia, there are three construction co-ops and more interested.</p> <p><a href="https://www.northwestconstruction.coop/our-company" rel="noopener noreferrer noopener" target="_blank"><strong>Northwest Construction Co-op</strong></a> in Olympia focuses on home remodeling with specialty in tile and linoleum. This co-op was part of the legacy of the <a href="https://workersparadise.org/2019/10/07/the-flaming-eggplant-past-and-present/" rel="noopener noreferrer noopener" target="_blank"><strong>Eggplant</strong></a> with some of its founding members also part of <a href="https://workersparadise.org/2019/10/08/black-moon-rising-the-new-moon-cafe/" rel="noopener noreferrer noopener" target="_blank"><strong>New Moon Café</strong></a>. Former members of the co-op also went on to form two other co-ops: <strong>Business Services Co-op</strong> and the <strong>NW Painting Co-op</strong>. They are not just building homes, these folks are also building co-operatives. As I understand, part of the spin-offs arose (in part) from the activities not being a core service of the co-op and it seemed smarter for the co-op to focus on its strengths and create new co-ops...</p> </blockquote> <p><a href="https://workersparadise.org/2019/10/18/building-a-new-economy/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Read the rest at Workers' Paradise</a></p> <p> </p> </div> </div> <div> <div class="label">Insert an image into the text</div> <div> <div> <figure class="image no-upscale"> <img src="/sites/default/files/2019-10/northwest%20construction%20co-op%20logo.png" width="1500" height="1149" alt="Northwest Construction Co-op Logo." typeof="foaf:Image" /> </figure> </div> </div> </div> <div> <div class="label">Publication date</div> <div><time datetime="2019-10-18T12:00:00Z">Fri, 10/18/2019 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> Fri, 18 Oct 2019 19:30:43 +0000 Josh Davis 5037 at https://geo.coop https://geo.coop/node/5037#comments