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PLATFORM COOPERATIVISM

By Trebor Scholz. The “sharing economy” wasn’t supposed to be this way. Aided by the tiny computers most of us carry with us all day, every day, we would be free from the burdens of ownership and making money in our spare time by renting out our unused possessions. The vison was—or at least appeared to be—an idealistic...

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THE HARD FACTS ABOUT COAL

Trade Unions for Energy Democracy’s fifth working paper. Much hope has been placed in carbon capture and storage (CCS). Its proponents have included trade unionists, climate scientists, environmentalists, and governments looking for a way to greatly reduce the greenhouse gas emissions from burning coal and other fossil fuels. And...

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BUILDING ON BERNIE: WHAT COMES NEXT

Friday, February 12, 7pm. Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign, which began as little more than a twinkle in the eye, has since given birth to a movement of millions. In the midst of a wild and unprecedented electoral season, Bernie Sanders has captured the hearts and minds of a generation with a distinctly different message: raising the specter of democratic socialism in the U.S. while calling for a people-based political revolution. But is his campaign—or even a possible...
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BUILDING ON BERNIE: WHAT COMES NEXT

Friday, February 12, 7pm. Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign, which began as little more than a twinkle in the eye, has since given birth to a movement of millions. In the midst of a wild and unprecedented electoral season, Bernie Sanders has captured the hearts and minds of a generation with a distinctly different message: raising the specter of democratic...
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POLANYI’S VISION OF A SOCIALIST TRANSFORMATION


At our Polanyi workshop in November, co-organized with The Institute for Critical Social Analysis at RLS Belin (IfG), Kari Polanyi Levitt discussed her father’s time in “Red Vienna” and his vision of socialism.

  

SO SIEHT ENERGIEDEMOKRATIE AUS!


The video from RLS–NYC and Trade Unions for Energy Democracy is now available in English (https://goo.gl/iYyt9N), in French (https://goo.gl/y9C4tb), in Spanish (https://goo.gl/Zryc2l), and in German (https://goo.gl/3nxpnf).

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