What do people here think about the concept of steward-ownership? After reading this book by the Purpose Network, I feel this is exactly what I've wanted Sharetribe to become all these years but have never managed to put into words http://purpose-economy.org/en/blog/new-publication-on-ownership/
@kusti there's a really interesting thread in African American credit unionism that centers the idea of stewardship. The short book "The Black Church Credit Union" unpacks the idea, and its origins within AA Christian theology, in an interesting way...
@mattcropp sounds very interesting! Any summary available somewhere?
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