#SolidarityCities: MontréalNovember 25
A Unique Social and Solidarity Economy Movement in Canada
#SolidarityCities: PhiladelphiaNovember 23
Cooperative Lessons from "The City of Brotherly Love"
The Next System Project at Left Forum 2015November 20
Ed Whitfield, Emily Kawano, Maya Schenwar and Gar Alperovitz on Building a New Economy
Farewell GraceNovember 17
Remembering Activist and Spiritual Warrior Grace Lee Boggs
Death Star PlatformsNovember 16
Fighting Fire with Fire?
Crowdfunding Worker Co-ops: 15 ExamplesNovember 2
Over $150,000 Raised for Worker Co-ops
The International Meeting on “The Worker Economy”October 29
A space for debate on self-management
The 10 Commandments of Peer Production and Commons EconomicsOctober 27
Rules for Value Creation that is Free, Fair and Sustainable
Make Shift Boston Puts People Over ProfitOctober 19
A Coworking Space for Activists and Organizers is Flourishing
The Benefits of LocalismOctober 15
An interview with Michael Shuman
Mutual Aid Networks and Local SolidarityOctober 5
An Interview with Stephanie Rearick
Evolution of the US Solidarity EconomyOctober 2
Laura Flanders on the Rising Visibility of Cooperative Economics
Blog and Gleanings
Event - Solidarity Economies: Worker Co-ops (Gleaning)Nov 26 The local movement of worker cooperatives, supported by the City Council, has increasingly caught the imagination of workers and organizers. What...
UN|Commons: The Fight for Common Wealth (Gleaning)Nov 26 At the UN|COMMONS conference (October 22-24) the Berliner Gazette and Volksbühne at Rosa-Luxemburg Platz hosted more than 500 participants and...
The case for employee-owned companies (Gleaning)Nov 26 Our current employment system of renting, hiring or employing people conflicts with the justice principle. In a factory operating under the...
Monasteries, Home Brews and Labor Trafficking (Blog entry)Nov 25 */ It's been an interesting couple of days. On Sunday, I traveled from Bhaktapur to Kathmandu to visit a friend who lives and studies in the...
Nov 23 My experience at the Platform Cooperativism summit was Wow, everyone here really gets it and so many are doing awesome things; and then Hmm, there...
Building Co-operative Power 4 City Book Tour (Gleaning)Nov 20 [full screen] Go to the GEO front page
Gar Alperovitz on Ralph Nader Radio Hour (Gleaning)Nov 20 In a wide-ranging discussion, Ralph talks community and worker ownership of businesses and the decision to use the atomic bomb with distinguished...
Nov 19 When I arrived in the main auditorium the first day, it was packed, clearly beyond the organizers’ wildest expectations for attendance, and the...
Bottom Lines Reaches the Summit (Gleaning)Nov 19 The first Bottom Lines Business Summit is over. It will not be the last. It was a peak moment after several years of work with two friends and...
Updates on the Durham Co-op Controversy (Gleaning)Nov 17 Under scrutiny, Durham Co-op withdrawing referendum on worker shares, governanceFaced with a public backlash over a change to the Durham Co-op...