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Housing

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December 8, 2022

Keeping Co-ops as a Viable Housing Option

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On today's show, we learn about the potential of housing cooperatives with Anne Reynolds, former Director of UW Center for Cooperatives.

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November 3, 2022

The Cost of Not Going Co-op

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Cooperative ownership offers a way for residents to not only have a say in their community’s decision-making, but also to prevent rent hikes and keep their housing costs affordable.

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October 24, 2022

Teaching Solidarity: Popular Education in Grassroots U.S. Social Movements

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How one program tried and failed to carve out autonomous "free space" within a large affordable housing non-profit.

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October 17, 2022

The Making of Co-op City, the Nation’s Biggest Housing Co-op

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Co-op City is the largest housing cooperative in the country.

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May 5, 2022

Housing co-ops could solve Canada’s housing affordability crisis

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To make housing truly affordable, governments need to support non-profit housing cooperatives.

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August 9, 2021

Changing Stigma in Resident Owned Communities

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Kim Capen, the ROC Association Director for the New England Region, talks about his work on the ROC Association, including specific initiatives regarding stigma and branding.

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May 27, 2021

Native American New Urbanism

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How the Thunder Valley CDC is providing housing and community on the Pine Ridge reservation.

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March 18, 2021

Tips on Starting a Housing Co-op

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How to start a housing co-op.

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August 10, 2020

More than a Housing Project

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Aroundtheworld.coop visits the Castalia housing cooperative in Barrio Sur, Montevideo, Uruguay

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August 3, 2020

Community Land Trust Builds Social Housing

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European communities are adapting the U.S. model of the community land trust to mitigate the housing affordability crisis.