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Catalyzing worker co-ops & the solidarity economy

Economic Justice

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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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February 26, 2021

Organizing for food sovereignty in Boston

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Organizing for Food Sovereignty in Boston: A Personal History” with Greg Watson.

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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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December 24, 2020

The Art of the Legal Hack

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David Bollier interviews Janelle Orsi of the Sustainable Economies Law Center (SELC) about their work in the cooperative and solidarity economy space in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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December 17, 2020

A Brief History of the Police

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The historical and contemporary failure of police forces to accomplish their tasks, and what might be a better alternative.

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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 12, 2020

Economic Justice and Cooperatives

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Ricardo Nuñez of the Sustainable Economies Law Center discusses economic democracy.

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October 8, 2020

Solidarity, Direct Action, and Self-Determination: Kasa Invisível

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Through interviews with the founders and participants, we explore how an occupied social center and housing collective in Brazil has continued to function as a hub for mutual aid through the pandemic.

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August 24, 2020

How to Create a Solidarity Enterprise: Unit III

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Unit 3 of How to Create a Solidarity Enterprise.