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Black Future of the solidarity economy...and we’re hiring! (February Newsletter)

Black Future of the solidarity economy...and we’re hiring! (February Newsletter)

In the U.S., we celebrate Black History in February. Black history is vital to the ongoing project that is American democracy.  “We have helped the country live up to its founding ideals”, writes 1619 Project journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones. We celebrate local legends like Dennis Terry, filmmaker and co-founder of Mandela Foods Cooperative... Continue Reading

Webinar Resources: Raising Cooperative Capital

Webinar Resources: Raising Cooperative Capital

On February 4th, 2021, our Director of Economic Democracy, Ricardo Nuñez, provided a brief orientation for worker cooperatives and their supporters to the considerations around raising cooperative capital in California. Below, you'll find the recording and follow up resources that we shared with attendees. Continue Reading

Private Property is A Fictitious Notion

Private Property is A Fictitious Notion

Hi! My name is adélàjà simon from the Law Center’s Radical Real Estate Law school. I am Ayisyen and Yorùbá born in the U.S. Recently, during some time spent on the east coast where I grew up, I was able to be in conversation with my mother about the only... Continue Reading

Webinar Resources: CA Entity Options for Worker Cooperatives

Webinar Resources: CA Entity Options for Worker Cooperatives

On January 25th, 2021, our Director of Economic Democracy, Ricardo Nuñez, provided an introduction to what legal entities are and the pros and cons of choosing one legal entity over another for California based worker cooperatives. Below, you'll find the recording and follow up resources that we shared with attendees.... Continue Reading

January 2021 Newsletter: Meeting chaos with determination

January 2021 Newsletter: Meeting chaos with determination

We’ve made it to a new year, bringing hard earned wisdom from 2020.  One insight Law Center staff are holding tightly: Life will never go back to “normal” and this moment is our window of opportunity. As world leaders fumble and traditional power structures fail, space for new ideas and... Continue Reading

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