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Catalyzing worker co-ops & the solidarity economy

Worker Cooperatives

Businesses that are owned and democratically controlled by their workers/employees (called "worker-owners").

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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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April 13, 2021

Cooperative Special Effects

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An interview with Anthony Kramer and John Baer.

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April 5, 2021

Subchapter T & How Money Flows Through a Cooperative

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The SELC's Director of Economic Democracy, Ricardo Nuñez, and SELC Staff Attorney, Gregory Jackson, provided an introduction to the powerful way that worker cooperatives equitably distribute wealth and why it matters for your cooperative’s taxes.

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March 25, 2021

Enjoying the Fruit of Collective Labor

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An interview with Pelham Auto co-founder Louis Hasbrouk

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March 11, 2021

Finance Options for Worker Co-ops

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Find out your options and learn about the finance institutions that have experience with worker-owned businesses.

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March 8, 2021

The Rest of Our Working Lives

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Kim Pinkham talks about the PV Squared worker cooperative in this interview from 2008.

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March 4, 2021

How To Build A DisCO

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In this webinar, DisCONauts Sofía Bustamente, Felipe Duarte and Stacco Troncoso will take you through the ins and outs of DisCO building!

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February 22, 2021

How Co-ops Benefit Your Wallet and Work

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A conversation about worker co-ops with technical assistance providers in the Chicagoland area.

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February 15, 2021

Building Co-ops and Serving the Community

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Worcester Youth Cooperatives has an expansive vision of how cooperatives can improve their community.