Oct 24, 2011

Choose A Co-op

By: Mr_Blue | Comments
Tags: cooperatives, new economy, coops

Co-ops or cooperatives are a great way to stick it to big corporations. There are several types of cooperatives - the most popular are consumer co-ops. Worker co-ops are our favorite. And did you know that credit unions are a type of cooperative.

Oct 18, 2011

Consensus (Direct Democracy @ #OccupyWallStreet)

Contrary to what we hear in traditional media sources about #OccupyWallStreet, this is a movement that has a direction and knows what it wants. It’s just that most of us are not listening.

Oct 11, 2011

David Korten’s Take on #OccupyWallStreet

By: Mr_Blue | Comments
Tags: new economy, #occupywallstreet

Dr. Korten makes a very important point: that our institutions and systems are broken beyond repair. They need to be replaced. Time for a New Economy.

Sep 15, 2011

Gar Alperovitz: Movements, History, & Economic Transformation, Part 4

By: Mr_Blue | Comments
Tags: new economy

This video is a Part 4 in a series that can be viewed on Dr. Gar Alperovitz’s website. Dr. Alperovitz is also the author of “America: Beyond Capitalism” and is a founding principal of the Democracy Collaborative. Enjoy.

Aug 26, 2011

Steps for Organizing a Worker Cooperative

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