The Transformative Power of Worker Ownership

Non-Profit Quarterly – September 7, 2022 Editors’ note: This article is from the Summer 2022 issue of the Nonprofit Quarterly, “Owning Our Economy, Owning Our Future.” I learned about the concept of worker ownership in 2011, when I was hired into a research...

Delia speaks about starting a cooperative in Greenburgh

WVOX Radio with PAUL FEINER (Greenburgh Town Supervisor) – August 31, 2022 Do you have a business idea? Are you willing to put in the time and effort to bring it to fruition? Can you gather a group of people to work together? The Westchester Cooperative Network...

The Power of Cooperatives is Truly Unstoppable 

The Philadelphia Area Cooperative Alliance (PACA) is a co-op of co-ops! They are worker co-ops, food co-ops, housing co-ops, artist co-ops, credit unions, energy co-ops, and school co-ops across the Philadelphia region. A co-op is a democratically-owned business...

The Café That’s Upending Capitalism

Cafe Euphoria isn’t just another co-op. Its trans and gender-nonconforming owners are pursuing a vision of radical equality. By Mike De Socio yes magazine – AUG 16, 2022 From the outside, Cafe Euphoria might seem like any other coffee shop in downtown Troy, New...

Covid Couldn’t Stop Worker-Owned Co-ops

The Laura Flanders Show There is still an awful lot of boarded-up storefronts across this country. 164,000 of the business on the platform Yelp closed during the first six months of the epidemic, and 97,000 of those never re-opened, according to Yelp One kind of...