A Q&A with John Boik founder of the Principled Societies Project and author of the book Economic Direct Democracy: A Framework to End Poverty and Maximize Well-Being.
Articles: alternative economics (147)
A diversity of kindred approaches to alternative economics has been evolving.
As businesses increasingly embrace a not-for-profit culture, an end to overconsumption on a finite planet could finally be in sight.
The problems with how we get our food are a microcosm of the problems with our economy.
A key element of the Fair-Coop vision is a cryptocurrency, Faircoin, which has been designed to adapt the block-chain technology of Bitcoin with a more socially constructive design.
We spoke with Aaron about the transformative power of grassroots organizing and leadership development, the prison-industrial complex, participatory budgeting, and more...
The worker cooperative movement has hit a new stride. Here are some of the most interesting and innovative worker cooperatives around.
Practical alternative economic models are rapidly taking shape in practice in Catalonia. Are the indignados finally harvesting?
The idea that people may actually choose to cooperate with each other in managing important resources, and to reap their gains in nonmonetary forms, is “irrational” to economists.
Like everyone else you were born into bondage, born into a prison that you cannot smell or taste or touch, a prison for your mind.