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My Trip to Costa Rica, April 3-10, 2017: Pura Vida

  by Kitty Kroger (Note: more pictures of this trip can be found on kittykroger.smugmug.com) After I returned from Southeast Asia in February, I was smitten by travel fever. Within a few weeks three friends and I made a rapid-fire … Continue reading

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My Experience with Cooperatives

by Jabari Jones Jabari Jones is a worker-owner of the Arizmendi Bakery & Pizzeria, a worker owned and run cooperative in the Bay Area of California. He can be reached at: Jabarijones33@gmail.com I have been a member of a worker … Continue reading

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Mondragón: One Step Beyond Capitalism

By Gus diZerega Gus diZerega holds a Ph.D. in political science has taught in universities. He is an active Praxis member, writes two blogs online, and is a major contributor to the Praxis book, “Uncivil Liberties: Exposing Libertarianism.” His two … Continue reading

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Part V: Notes on a visit to the Mondragon worker-owner cooperative, Sept. 2012

By David and Lila Tresemer (www.MountainSeas.com.au and http://www.DavidandLilaTresemer.com) Now for some observations outside of the congratulations for their successful economic model. We would like to speak about spiritual forces. David asked one of the managers, “As your movement was begun … Continue reading

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Part IV. Notes on a visit to the Mondragon worker-owner cooperative, September 2012

by David and Lila Tresemer (www.MountainSeas.com.au and http://www.DavidandLilaTresemer.com) We were a bit surprised when we attended the university to discover how little they understood about history, culture and context. Mondragon may face the challenge of being too isolated from world … Continue reading

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Next Trip to Mondragon and a New One to Bologna, Italy

By: Georgia Kelly, Director of the Praxis Peace Institute Dear Praxis Friends Many of you have asked about Mondragón and whether we are doing another trip this year. We are, and the dates have been set.   Mondragón Cooperatives Seminar … Continue reading

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Part III: Notes on a visit to the Mondragon worker-owner cooperative

By David and Lila Tresemer (www.MountainSeas.com.au and http://www.DavidandLilaTresemer.com) Management at Mondragon has the job of figuring out what the world marketplace is doing. Fagor, their big factory, makes clothes washing machines (and other things) in big factories with lots of … Continue reading

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