This has been a big month for the passing of shared ownership pioneers. / John C. Bogle, Founder of Financial Giant Vanguard, Is Dead at 89

The Cooperative Man -- a new documentary about José Maria Arizmendiarrieta, the organizer of the Mondragón cooperative experience.

The Ethical Tech Giving Guide put out by the Free Software Foundation has some good recommendations

I love the respect for students as network agents in this talk by @erinroseglass -- there is so much here.

I just got an email: "If @evan is just squatting, can I get that handle?"

@mattcropp @neil @SocialCoop

@Matt_Noyes What book? I'm compiling a list of things family can buy me for Christmas (apparently, I"m hard to buy for). So far, I have @ntnsndr's most recent book... and that's about it.

See the picture here for Matt's beautiful one page rendtion of ! Thank you!RT @Matt_Noyes: @ntnsndr @natstein and Thu Tran. Great day of co-op learning in Colorado Springs.

@ntnsndr 's is a great, exciting, inspiring, sobering, thought and action-provoking survey of "cooperativism-the-work-in-progress." Definitely a great choice for people new to .

Well there may not be a snow closure announcement despite crazy snow today, but at least the @CUBoulder website's top headline today is on our co-op conference last week!

Today in the quiet co-op consensus: David Brooks talking up worker ownership for the gig economy.

So I guess this means now we're going to find practical, bipartisan, compromise solutions to all of our problems, right?

Don't miss this video on LGC Security, a Black-owned company growing fast thanks in part to being a vendor for @cpaCoop, a mission-driven DC-area purchasing group:

Our own @ntnsndr and my friend Dan Hobbs, co-op farmer and developer for the Rocky Mountain Farmers Union.

Theme: Emerging Models for Cooperative Food Systems


Cooperatives Europe is circulating a call for proposals (€26,000) for a "knowledge base" platform on co-op development. Any takers?

Show more is a a coop-run corner of the fediverse, a cooperative and transparent approach to operating a social platform. We are currently closed to new memberships while we improve our internal processes and policies, and plan to re-open to new folks when that work is complete. [9/2/2018]