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Next System Panel: Worker Co-ops

Alison Booth Gribas, Melissa Young, Tim Palmer & Deric Gruen

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June 3, 2016
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Worker Co-Ops: A Strategy for Building the Next System - May 10, 2016
Moderated by Syd Denise Fredrickson

Movie screening of "WEconomics: Italy" and panel:

- Alison Booth Gribas, Worker-Owner, Fair Trader, Espresso Bar Manager at Equal Exchange; and Coop Developer, Democracy at Work Network

- Deric Gruen, Fellow and Project Manager, Rethinking Prosperity, a project of UW Center for Communication and Civic Engagement

- Tim Palmer, Research Director, Democracy at Work Institute, US Federation of Worker Cooperatives

- Melissa Young, Director/Producer, Moving Images (Producer of “Shift Change” and “WEconomics”)

This is a follow up event to the Next System Project Teach-in on Apr 25, 2016 at University of Washington - Seattle, one of many teach-ins this spring taking place all over the U.S.

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