Skip to main content

Catalyzing worker co-ops & the solidarity economy

place-based (local) economics

Image
November 22, 2021

Community Owned Real Estate

Authors
Summary

Ebony Gustave interviews East Bay Permanent Real Estate Cooperative Executive Director Noni Sessions for the Cooperative Journal podcast.

Image
November 15, 2021

How Sister Midnight Aims to Create a Music Venue Powered by its Community

Authors
Summary

Sister Midnight is an independent label that recently became a Community Benefit Society and has begun to raise funds to buy The Ravensbourne Arms, which they plan to convert into a community-owned music venue and pub.

Image
November 11, 2021

Mapping the US Solidarity City

Summary

Professor Maliha Safri discusser her research into post-capitalist economic organizing in NYC, and how people of color are forming and participating in a majority of the postcapitalist practices we studied in NYC.

Image
July 1, 2021

Rethinking the Farming Economy

Authors
Summary

A Vermont nonprofit is connecting independent farms with buyers and distributors, reducing food surplus and working to eliminate food insecurity.

Image
February 11, 2021

Disaster Relief, Mutual Aid, and Revolt

Authors
Summary

How Puerto Ricans are using their long experience of mutual aid to counter government austerity.

Image
January 11, 2021

Investing in Real Cooperation

Authors
Summary

Matt Cropp talks about what the Oak Street Cooperative and Vermont Real Estate Co-op have been up to.

Image
August 13, 2020

Learning from the Earth

Authors
Summary

OrganaGardens is a landscaping cooperative that uses a unique structure to account for collective ownership as well as mutual care and transformation.

Image
April 16, 2020

The Ideas That Are Lying Around

Authors
Summary

We need to make some big changes to the way we think and act after covid-19.

Image
February 17, 2020

Seneca Price Kern

Authors
Summary

Malikia Johnson interviews Seneca Price Kern about his work in urban agriculture in the Chicago's Englewood neighborhood, his inspirations, and dreams for the future.

 

Image
December 9, 2019

Solidarity Economy Roads

Summary

The concluding chapter of Solidarity Economy Roads which brings together observations from the previous 10 chapters.