Love the quote and still wondering where that leaves the billions of people in today’s India, Brazil, Poland, Hungary, etc. Can people succeed in building protections without support from the national government? What would examples of ‘success’ look like? Respond here. https://twitter.com/berggrueninst/status/1384232331272146944
We did it!! MyCoolClass Co-Operative Limited is now registered in the UK!! Finally, a place for independent teachers and tutors around the world to call home. Check us out at http://www.coop.mycoolclass.com @firstname.lastname@example.org @CooperativesUK@twitter.com @email@example.com @Bored_Teachers@twitter.com @EdtechukHQ@twitter.com
Wednesday's @firstname.lastname@example.org @berggruenInst@twitter.com event "After the Gig" with @JulietSchor@twitter.com will be live-streamed.
April 14, 8 am PDT (time in Los Angeles)
Live streaming page URL:
We'll be using Slido for Q&A: https://app.sli.do/event/ugnjdddn/live/questions
Event Code: #AfterTheGig
Register now for next Wednesday with @JulietSchor@twitter.com 🌿
Join us on April 14th for this event with Juliet Schor by the Berggruen Institute and the Platform Cooperativism Consortium.
SAVE THE DATE
🔥Annual #Platformcoop Conference🔥
#TheNewCommonSense. Forging the Cooperative Digital Economy.
Berlin/Global: November 12-18
This coming Wednesday, March 31, 3-4 pm PDT
“Own This! How to Take Back the Internet” https://www.berggruen.org/events/own-this-how-to-take-back-the-internet/
Looking for ways to empower workers? Co-ops need to be in the toolbox. Happy to join Trebor Scholz and Jason Spicer on how platform co-ops should be part of any strategy to address inequality. https://ncbaclusa.coop/blog/give-platform-cooperatives-a-seat-at-the-policy-table/ #gocoop @email@example.com @TreborS@twitter.com @NCBACLUSA@twitter.com @PublicSeminar@twitter.com
📲 The #UnFound Accelerator is OPEN for applications! Run by @CooperativesUK@twitter.com and @StirToAction@twitter.com, in partnership with @CooperativeBank@twitter.com, it's for #tech founders that want to develop a digital business in a more collaborative and equitable way ➡️ https://bit.ly/2OOfiLJ #platformcoop https://t.co/bqHVqN7OPw
Join the #TeacherRevolt! Help MyCoolClass create a teacher owned #platformcoop and stop the inequality in online education. Please share 😊https://coop.mycoolclass.com/join-the-teacher-revolution/ @PCC_Global@twitter.com @firstname.lastname@example.org
New in the http://ioo.coop/directory: @RadishCoop@twitter.com, "an online delivery cooperative that is looking to bring forth a more equitable relationship between restaurants, delivery drivers and consumers"
More at https://radish.coop/en
I'm happy to share my ICDE report (@PCC_Global@twitter.com), where I evaluate the legal and governance structures and scaling strategies of two platform cooperatives in the mobility sector: @Eva_coop@twitter.com and The Mobility Factory (@PartagoMob@twitter.com, @SomMobilitat@twitter.com) https://archive.org/details/morshed-mannan-single-web/mode/1up (1/3)
"Sharing Like We Mean It: Working Co-operatively in the Cultural and Tech Sectors" https://culturalworkersorganize.org/sharing-like-we-mean-it/
The DisCO Elements is here! Can we use this moment as a turning point to build what should have been there the whole time?
The DisCO manifesto answers the question why, and the DisCO Elements take it a step further to address the how.
Today is our last business day for 2020. This was a difficult yet rewarding year and we owe a large part of our survival to the beautiful and growing community that surrounds us.
🧵A thread on some of the things we're proud to have accomplished... (1/x)
#NewYork #taxi drivers launch fundraiser to establish @TheDriversCoop@twitter.com - their own #platformcoop alternative to 'exploitive' outfits like Uber and Lyft @USFWC@twitter.com @PCC_Global@twitter.com @email@example.com @firstname.lastname@example.org @email@example.com @firstname.lastname@example.org #futureofwork https://bit.ly/34jgIm9
Airbnb has just announced that it is setting up:
* an advisory board of host-users to the execs
* an endowment of company stock for host-user advised distribution
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-10-30/airbnb-creates-endowment-advisory-board-for-hosts-ahead-of-ipo h/t @MannanMorshed@twitter.com
There are some things to say about this. Small but significant.
After bringing you the #ExitToCommunity sessions & zine, our next opportunity is a peer learning cohort—are you interested in going deep on E2C? Join us! https://www.colorado.edu/lab/medlab/2020/09/02/exit-community-peer-learning-cohort-0
We are ready for you, California.
Nice, it’s time for Governor @GavinNewsom@twitter.com help launch community and worker-owned platform cooperatives to counter third-party extractors like @email@example.com
Check out @firstname.lastname@example.org @TreborS@twitter.com
Do not fold & deregulate. https://twitter.com/cnbcnow/status/1296482811499687936
This call for papers is about the collaborative platform economy, from things like The Online Meeting Co-Operative (BigBlueButton) to The Phone Co-Op (Messaggio)... and many more. Deadline in 11h! Submit your abstract!!! cc @email@example.com https://twitter.com/PolicyR/status/1289142771912237056
Updates for the PCC Council of Advisors - https://mailchi.mp/a83e7ba501a4/updatepcccouncilofadvisors-4807520