just a reminder to everyone in these trying times

- coop /kuːp/ a chicken enclosure
- coup /kuː/ a government being overthrown
- co-op /ˈkoʊˌɒp/ a company owned and democratically run by the people it serves or employs

E.g. "a faction of disgruntled farmers staged a coup of the chicken farmers' co-op board in response to 'draconian' coop inspections"

@nev Especially useful for when there’s a coop co-op coup.


coupe - short, shallow stemmed glass for serving champagne

CUPE - your local 79

Implied violence Show more

ko_op: we made some video games! and we're transitioning to a legal co-op in the coming months. we do not make co-op games.

Sign in to participate in the conversation is a cooperatively-run corner of the Fediverse. The instance is democratically governed by its members, who generally share an interest in the co-op model, but topics of discussion range widely.

If you are interested in joining our community, please review our Bylaws and Code of Conduct. If you agree with them, you may apply for membership on our instance via this link

Our instance is supported by sliding scale contributions of $1-10/mo made via Open Collective. You must have an active Open Collective account to apply for membership; you may set one up here