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New Organization for Solidarity Economy, Postal Banking

New Organization for Solidarity Economy, Postal Banking
An expanded organization dedicated to postal and public banking, worker-owned cooperatives, debt forgiveness, and basic income will host a variety of speakers in its Spring 2015 phone conference series, according to the group’s web site. Commonomics USA, formed by veterans of the public ... Read more

The Cooperative Economy

The Cooperative Economy
IN THE MID-1960s, when author, historian, and political economist Gar Alperovitz was working as legislative director for Senator Gaylord Nelson, change was in the air. Ink had dried on an early version of the Clean Air Act, the civil rights movement had won major victories, and the first Earth Day was in the works. The ... Read more