The Engine Room Of Feminist Work Amid A Global Pandemic

By Rochelle Jones, Interpress Service. -

There have been webinars (so.many.webinars), twitter threads, illustrations, press releases and policy recommendations, and online house parties. Analysis pieces cover everything from [...]

Does The Gig Economy Mean It’s Time For Medicare-For-All?

By Charlie Simmons, -

By Charlie Simmons for The Mercury News - Silicon Valley is the engine of the rapidly growing gig-economy. Consumers love the convenience of having goods and services delivered right to their [...]

Regenerative Economy Can Help Save Environment

By Iliana Salazar-Dodge, -

By Iliana Salazar-Dodge for AlterNet - I am a Mexican immigrant and a senior at Columbia University who’s been organizing around fossil fuel divestment since freshman year. Two years ago, I had a [...]

Commons Collaborative Economy Explodes In Barcelona

By Stacco Troncoso and Ann Marie Utratel, -

By Stacco Troncoso and Ann Marie Utratel for Commons Transition - Cities have personalities -- they're often described as we would people. They can be dry, manic, laid-back, iconic. Barcelona is [...]

Where Refugee Solidarity & Alternative Economy Converge

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By Staff of Undercover Info - The centre known as Notara26 is located on 26 Notara Street in Athens and offers solidarity to refugees to cover their immediate needs (shelter, food, medical [...]

Town Ditches Prison Economy For Marijuana & Is Saving Its Economy

By Justin Gardner, -

By Justin Gardner for The Free Thought Porject - Adelanto, CA – A tiny California desert town is making a drastic change to reverse its downward spiral and embrace an enlightened future. For 24 [...]

Branding Tradition: A Bittersweet Tale Of Capitalism At Work

By Steven Gorelick, -

By Steven Gorelick for Local Futures - Expensive labor-saving technologies not only make it difficult for small producers to survive, they also reduce the number of jobs available among those [...]

What’s Next? Parecon, or Participatory Economics

By Michael Albert, -

By Michael Albert for The Next System Project - People now fighting economic injustice have no right to decide how future people should live. But we do have a responsibility to provide an [...]

Key Concepts Of The Solidarity Economy

By Ethan Miller, -

By Ethan Miller, re-posted on It's Our Economy - This article was written in 2010, but it is completely relevant today and it provides an excellent history and description of the Solidarity [...]

Report Shows Economic Might Of West Coast Clean Economy Juggernaut

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By Staff of Pacific Coast Collaborative - LOS ANGELES – As the COP 21 global climate conference gets underway in Paris, leaders from four jurisdictions of North America’s West Coast—British [...]

Grassroots Strategies For Creative Social Change

By Rae Abileah, -

Perhaps this is an ample metaphor for the state of many social movements: we know where our destination is, but don’t have a clear map of how to get there. In session after session, panels of [...]