A Cross-Atlantic Plan to Break Capital's Control

A Cross-Atlantic Plan to Break Capital's Control

An article in Jacobin Magazine focusing on efforts to democratize the economy by the Bernie Sanders campaign and the Labor Party in the United Kingdom under the leadership of Jeremy Corbyn.

Written by Peter Gowan and Mathew Lawrence

“Bernie Sanders’s plan for worker-owned funds isn’t just notable because it could lead us toward a democratized, sustainable, socialist economy. It’s also the product of a growing collaboration between the Left in the United States and the United Kingdom.” - From Jacobin Magazine


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Can the Working Class Change the World? Interview with Michael D. Yates on WRFG Labor Forum

Can the Working Class Change the World? Interview with Michael D. Yates on WRFG Labor Forum

Michael D. Yates, economist, labor educator, and associate editor of the socialist magazine Monthly Review, discusses his new book, Can the Working Class Change the World?, on WRFG Labor Forum on March 11, 2019. In this interview Yates discusses aspects of our vision and our efforts to build worker cooperatives as instruments of working class power and self-organization.

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The Dream of Revolution by Robin D. G. Kelley

The Dream of Revolution by Robin D. G. Kelley

In this speech, Professor Robin D. G. Kelley, explains Dr. Martin Luther King’s radical vision, the program of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, the Spirit of 1968, the aims and objectives of the Provisional Government of the Republic of New Afrika, and the continuation of these visions and objectives in the Jackson-Kush Plan and its aims and objectives.

This lecture was given in Williamstown, MS on November 15, 2018. It was released on Alternative Radio by David Barsamian on March 25, 2019.

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Cooperation Jackson with Stir to Action: Building Economic Democracy

Cooperation Jackson with Stir to Action: Building Economic Democracy

Jackson, Mississippi has become a noted hotbed of radical, municipal politics over the last decade. One of the leading organisations in this radical municipal experiment is Cooperation Jackson. Cooperation Jackson is an emerging vehicle for sustainable community development, collective ownership, and economic democracy in Jackson. 


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Economic Update: Dialogue with Richard Wolff and Kali Akuno

Economic Update: Dialogue with Richard Wolff and Kali Akuno

Check out this dialogue with economist Richard Wolff and our own Kali Akuno, recorded on Monday, December 3rd, 2018.

"Look, nobody's coming to save us. What can we do ourselves with the resources and the skills that we have to transform our own situation? ... We do see ourselves as on a project of trying to build socialism from the bottom up, and worker coops being a vehicle to do that based upon their democratic nature..."

This interview was released on Economic Update, which is a project of Democracy @ Work, on Tuesday, December 18, 2018

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