Things we didn't do:
- Start the fire
- Shoot the deputy
- Steal the cookies from the cookie jar

Things we did:
- Tried to fight it
- Shot the sheriff
- Put the sham in the shama-lama-ding-dong

Things we will do:
- Survive
- Rock you
- Walk 500 miles
- Walk 500 more

Things we won't do:
- Get fooled again
- Back down
- That

Things we will never do:
- Give you up
- Let you down
- Run around
- Desert you

(Oops:
- I did it again)

found the ocean
[comic by @PDLComics@birdsite]

uspol, vtpol Show more

Off-grid powered mosquito trap, mk-1, is operational! Justin time, too; the bloodsuckers are out today... 🦟

Just a stay-at-home mom rocking the world. And leading the fight to repair.

“Jones found the repair work satisfying, and repairing electronics became a new hobby. ... Then she listed herself on eBay as a mail-in motherboard repairperson – within months, repair shops across the country were sending her micro-soldering jobs that were too complex for them.”

theguardian.com/technology/201

I'm semi-regularly struck by how the relevance of 's has just continued to intensify over the past decade.

Her playing solo in in 2009: youtu.be/7TUfxx2JrqY?t=53s

Listening to a podcast on worker coops in USA. Pretty interesting.

This week Esteban Kelly of the United States Federation of Worker Cooperatives joins us to talk about his experience with cooperatives and his perspective on how they fit into a movement for systemic change.

The Next System Podcast: Ep. 21: Worker Cooperatives & System Change (W/ Esteban Kelly) nextsystem.libsyn.com/ep-21-wo

Meet Mance, the who came home with us from the humane society to be Coady's new friend... :blobaww: :bunny:

Kickstarter, unions, tech (+) (boost with CW) Show more

Lots of great stuff on @geosocialcoop these days:

"We’re our own bosses here."
The Story of Colombia’s Cooperative Market Plazas
by @aaron Wagener

geo.coop/story/were-our-own-bo



GEO just published an article I wrote about cooperative market plazas in Colombia!

I wrot this article with a co-op audience in mind, so there are a lot of interesting details about how co-ops are structured in Colombia and how they do governance.

geo.coop/story/were-our-own-bo

Anyone know good resources for starting unions or building worker power at your workplace in a way that doesn't just result in two corrupt power structures trying to squeeze each other dry?

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