The Co-Ops and Collective Movement in the News

The cooperative and collective movement across the United States continues to gain momentum. Check out a roundup of collectives and co-ops in the news.

 

Building Engaged Communities: Why Xavier is promoting the cooperative movement

In Cincinnati, several conferences are taking place in November about The Cooperative Economy including the Union Co-op Symposium that’s focused on the Mondragon¬†Cooperative Movement in Spain. The article also discusses how groups in¬†Cincinnati have used cooperative businesses to battle chronic unemployment and poverty in the area.

Read the article here.

 

A call for collective reinvestment

The University of Pennsylvania refuses to