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November[edit | edit source]


Loconomics Gives Gig Workers an Alternative to Investor-Owned Platforms, Nov 29 [1] ...California news

New Report Shines Light on Groundbreaking Catalan Cooperative, Nov 14 [2] ...Spain news

Building resilience, Nov 10 [3]

A basic income for everyone? Yes, Finland shows it really can work, Aditya Chakrabortty, Nov 1 [4]

October[edit | edit source]

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Overview of Current Basic Income Related Experiments, Oct 19 [5]

UK's first report on Universal Basic Services published, Oct 11 [6] ...Social inclusion UK

Degrowth Discussed in the Catalan Parliament, Oct 10 [7] ...Spain

September[edit | edit source]

How the Blockchain Could Transform the P2P Economy, Sep 8 [8]

July[edit | edit source]

Building a Cooperative Solidarity Commonwealth, Jul 21 [9]


How could we cope if capitalism failed? Ask 26 Greek factory workers, Aditya Chakrabortty, Jul 18 [10]

This Massachusetts Town Shows What a Sustainable Economy Looks Like, Jul 12 [11]

Talking about REconomy in Hungary, Jul 12 [12]

The Italian Region Where Co-ops Produce a Third of Its GDP, Jul 5 [13]

June[edit | edit source]

Plan unveiled for London to become a world-leading circular economy, Jun 19 [14]

May[edit | edit source]

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How to Set Up a Community Co-op, May 17 [15] ...Towards sustainable economies UK news

Is it Possible to Have a Better, Democratic Co-op Without Elections? May 8 [16]

The 'Malaga Charter' is a Statement of Purpose for a New, Equitable Economy, May 4 [17]

How a Cooperative in Indonesia is Bridging the Digital Divide, May 4 [18]

April[edit | edit source]

6 Ideas on How Millions of Users Can Own and Govern Twitter, Apr 19 [19]

From Platform to Open Cooperativism, Apr 19 [20]

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What Quebec Can Teach Us About Creating a More Equitable Economy, Apr 11 [21]

Barcelona has always been a centre of radicalism. Now the City’s €1bn spending power is being used to build a more democratic economy. Apr 10 [22]

Twitter Shareholders to Vote on Proposal to Study User Ownership, Apr 10 [23]

“Universal Basic Assets” by @mgorbis, Apr 4 [24], Universal Basic Assets: Manifesto and Action Plan by Marina Gorbis

March[edit | edit source]

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Why AnyShare is the First 'Complete' Cooperative in the US, Mar 21 [25]

“Basic Income should be seen as a democratic right”, Mar 21 [26]

Couchsurfing Founder's New Approach to Pay Contributors and Promoters of Upcoming Book, Mar 8 [27]

Cooperativism in the digital era, or how to form a global counter-economy, Mar 6 [28]

Basic income isn’t just a nice idea. It's a birthright, Mar 4 [29]

February[edit | edit source]

Making as Reconnecting: Crafts In The Next Economy, Feb 27 [30]

Kidoop: A Childcare Co-op App Takes Shape in the UK, Feb 15 [31]

“Basic Income and the New Universalism” by @mokka, Feb 9 [32]


New presidential candidate promises universal basic income, Feb 8 [33] ...South Korea

The Mutual Aid Network Takes a Ground-Up Approach to Create a Collaborative Economy, Feb 8 [34]

Twitter shareholders voice benefits of a co-operative, Feb 3 [35]

January[edit | edit source]

Podcast: Can a Bank be an Agent of Radical Social and Environmental Change? Jan 27 [36]

Here's How Fab Market is Creating a Sustainable Marketplace, Jan 17 [37]

The Platform Cooperativism Consortium's Big Plans for 2017, Jan 10 [38]

Nevermind Guaranteed Income, we want the cow, Jan 2 [39]

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