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John Abrams summarizes an argument for a new reality: the economy is now aligned with the environment and there is evidence that we can – and will – win the climate change battle.
There can be valuable connections between various sectors to keep jobs local, tie new businesses to existing city institutions, and give workers a voice in decision-making and an ownership stake in the means of production.

Our colleagues, Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese are Secretary of Health and Attorney General, respecitively.

Monday programming, the final day of the conference, will be a multi-faceted look at the concepts around, and examples of the Solidarity and New Economy.

"Horizontal Power Hour, the anarchist radio show produced by The Dream Committee, a consensus-based collective in Middletown, CT, airing on WESU.  Horizontal Power Hour airs on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 4pm EST." Visit their website to listen to archive episodes addressing issues of gender, race, class, and power from a critical, grassroots perspective.

"Join us in New York City from July 19-21, 2013 for a convergence to build youth and student power for a just and sustainable economy.

Apply for a position in a worker cooperative incubator to help create healthy, dignified jobs for low-income women. Bi-lingual applicants who speak Spanish and English only.

What is a revolution? For the last 250 years or so, revolutions have consisted above all of planetwide transformations of political common sense, the very grounds of political discussion. French Revolution. Russian Revolution. The 60s. Now.

This is a very supportive piece about the takeover of a window company by the workers and union membes. Worth reading and sharing.

This year's themes: Community Vs. Uncertainty. The focus of the Monday program will be on Solidarity/New Economy. Looking for dynamic presenters who can offer interactive and/or engaging workshops.

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