The Co-operative Movement
!cooperatives
help-circle
rss

A nice video by Co-operatives UK about what co-operatives actually are…

19




Thoughts on mixed-use development housing co-ops?

Mixed use development is the technical term for a building with residences and store fronts and/or office spaces combined. For example, an apartment with the first floor being shops and restaurants. While co-ops consisting of these buildings are more rare, as far as I know there are some. …


They Pooled Their Art to Create a Nest Egg. They Say It Was a Mistake.

This story isn’t directly about cooperatives, took a chance it might be of use to this Community, anyway: …





In which we are joined by Gemma and Alex from Common Knowledge, a cooperative “designing digital tools that make radical change possible”…


“The most important aspect of the democratic ownership agenda is the battle against the class tyranny of property”…


Collective Courage: A Short History of Black Co-operatives in America

The long tradition of African American cooperation is not well known, and in her book Collective Courage: A History of African American Cooperative Economic Thought and Practice, Jessica Gordon Nemhard sets out to remedy that gap in our knowledge. …




The DisCO Project is a friendly and carefully planned approach for organizations that want to create and share value in ways that are cooperative, commons-oriented and rooted in feminist economics…



How do ownership housing co-ops work?

Non-ownership housing co-ops are simple enough to imagine: basically you’re renting the house, but instead of paying a for-profit land lord, you pay a nonprofit designed to benefit everyone who lives in the apartment complex. But how would ownership housing co-ops work? Does the initial price of buy…


CoopCycle - A co-operative courier service federation

A worker-owned bicycle courier service. The software they use is open source, under an interesting licence that only allows use by co-operatives…


A video by Co-operatives UK on housing co-ops for students as an alternative to renting off landlords, who often treat their tenants pretty poorly…


The Co-operative Movement
!cooperatives

    A place to come to discuss news about co-operatives across the world.

    Want to know how to find a cooperative or how to start a cooperative? Ask here!

    • 0 users online
    • 3 users / day
    • 3 users / week
    • 3 users / month
    • 6 users / 6 months
    • 107 subscribers
    • 26 Posts
    • 26 Comments
    • Modlog