Skip to main content
Default Image

Obama Forgot to Share Inspiration of Ohio's Worker-Owned Business Revolution

In Truthout, Democracy Collaborative Co-founder Gar Alperovitz pointed out how President Obama’s visit to Youngstown overlooked the fact that this older industrial city was the inspirational home of the modern US worker-ownership movement that began more than 30 years ago.

Publication date: 2013-02-12
Parent publication: Truthout
Publication URL: http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/14603-obama-learned-only-half-lesson-of-ohios-worker-owned-business-revolution

More related work

June 3, 2020
George Floyd mural: I Can't Breathe

On the murder of George Floyd and the crisis engulfing our nation

We add our voices to the growing chorus of those insisting that without justice there can be no peace. This moment causes us to redouble our commitment to the fundamental belief that we must bring about deep systemic change.

read more
June 1, 2020
Default Image

Data Analysis Intern, Healthcare Anchor Network - Washington, D.C. (Possible remote work until re-opening of office)

The Democracy Collaborative (TDC) is hiring for a DC-based, part-time (up to 20 hours per week), paid intern position to support the work of the Healthcare Anchor Network (HAN). The internship will focus on maintaining and analyzing a database related to tracking the impact healthcare institutions can have on the social and economic wellbeing of communities.

read more
June 1, 2020
Default Image

Policy Intern, Healthcare Anchor Network - Washington, D.C. (Possible remote work until re-opening of office)

The Democracy Collaborative (TDC) is hiring for a DC-based, part-time (up to 20 hours per week), paid intern position to support the work of the Healthcare Anchor Network (HAN).

read more