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My latest blog post -- making sense of the general election results here in the UK and some hopeful prospects for the way forward: dukeofhardrock.com/2019/12/13/

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fact of the day!

Big banks, the most powerful economic actors in the world, throw everything they can against . Yet the coop model ends up beating them at their own game.

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So happy to be here! Here's my : I'm a lifelong social justice activist and Fellow of the School for Social Entrepreneurs from the UK, currently involved in several initiatives that are transitioning into co-ops. I'm becoming very enthusiastic about co-ops and worker-ownership models as a way of democratising the economy and keen to meet like-minded people, exchange ideas, and help contribute to the movement! I'm also a big fan of decentralised social networks!


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