[permaculture] Mondragon in NyTimes and NEW official promotional video
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Mondragon in NyTimes and official promotional video
A NY Times blog post about Mondragon Coopeartive and the United Steelworkers
in the USA
and also a new official promotional/corporate video - slick voice-over and
*Workers of the World, Incorporate*
an economics professor at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.*
On Oct. 27, the United Steelworkers announced an agreement
Mondragon International to move toward establishment of manufacturing
cooperatives in the United States and Canada.
Maybe this agreement represents a symbolic gesture that will not generate
any significant economic benefits. Maybe it represents a step in the
evolution of a new institutional form for the modern manufacturing firm.
It certainly represents a new direction <http://www.fguide.org/?p=234> for
the American labor movement.
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