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Catalyzing worker co-ops & the solidarity economy

Bolivarian socialism

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January 10, 2022

Lessons from Venezuela's Social Economy

Summary

Michael Lebowitz shares his perspective on the social economic models in Venezuela and Yugoslavia. Lebowitz highlights the importance of self-actualization through protagonism and how the most successful of these models focused on solidarity over self-interest.

December 3, 2014

Some Counter-intuitive Effects of Government Support for Co-ops in Venezuela

Summary

Lessons learned from Venezuela's experience with government funding of worker co-ops.