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ACBA Summit: Austin Co-ops on the Move
Annual confab hopes to support democratic businesses
"...Summit. That movement has continued to sprout new Aus­tin co-ops in the 14 months since that speech. This weekend,..."

April 4, 2014 News Feature by Robyn Ross

Consider Co-ops
"...policies to assist with operations and conflict. In Austin, co-ops cost 40-60% of prevailing market rental rates. Such savings..."

July 25, 2017 Postmarks

From Occupation to Co-operation
Co-op Think Tank organizes to expand member-owned movement
"...the Austin Cooperative Summit, a conference focused on developing co-ops in Central Texas. Conference organizer Kim Penna, who works..."

Jan. 25, 2013 News Feature by Robyn Ross

Co-op in Smoke
The fire that destroyed the Arrakis Co-op left more than embers in its wake.
"...Arrakis is one of eight student co-ops run and owned by local nonprofit organization the Inter-Cooperative..."

Jan. 12, 2001 Features Feature by Stuart Prestidge

Electric Co-op's Board Under Fire
Hundreds of Pedernales Electric Cooperative's customers showed up at board's annual meeting to criticize election procedures and financial practices
"...to the co-op for the election. Few, if any, co-ops – most are usually rural and isolated – deal..."

June 22, 2007 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Elgin Agrarian Community Promises Co-op Living on the Blackland Prairie
“It’s like an urban twist on traditional farming.”
"...can be managed by a condo or co-op structure. "Co-ops are designed to make it easy for people to..."

Sept. 16, 2016 News Feature by Robyn Ross

Is Something Rotten at Wheatsville Co-op?
Workers call for co-op to implement living wage standard
"...had a hand in the creation of other local co-ops, such Black Star Co-op, in which Wheatsville invested $50,000..."

May 22, 2015 News Feature by Amy Kamp

Mr. Rose Goes to Washington
Dripping Springs state rep to give Congressional testimony on Pedernales Electric Cooperative
"...and for the nearly 3 million Texans served by co-ops across our state," said State Rep. Patrick M. Rose...."

June 25, 2008 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Wheatsville’s New South Location Opening Today
Austin hippies strike another blow against soulless capitalism
"...have always been quick to appreciate the benefits of co-ops, and UT boasts many housing co-ops (such as the..."

Sept. 20, 2013 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

Point Austin: A Green and Democratic Place
Local activists kick off co-op project with a visit from Omar Freilla
"...founded the GWC as a "business incubator" of worker-owned co-ops in environmentally sustainable industries. GWC's first effort, ReBuilders Source,..."

Oct. 2, 2009 News Column by Michael King

From Beer to Infinity
Austin gets ready to host the nation's first-ever cooperatively run brewpub
"...Although they've moved beyond the members-as-labor idea that some co-ops idealize, that doesn't mean volunteer contributions aren't welcome. "The..."

Jan. 22, 2010 Food Feature by Lee Nichols

Razing the Roof
Square Peg, Round Hole
"...Century House is one of 12 women's co-ops in danger of losing its lease with the university...."

Oct. 9, 1998 News Feature by Andrea Dennison

Keep On Shoppin'
Wheatsville Calls on Old Friends to Stay Afloat
"...and healthy foods as their own, Wheatsville, like food co-ops everywhere, has fallen into a bit of an identity..."

Nov. 8, 1996 News Feature by Amy Smith

On The Lege
School-Choice Choices
"...of housing options. More like communes than dorm rooms, co-ops are run collaboratively by the students who live in..."

March 26, 1999 News Column

The Spirit of Cooperation
"...resources regarding the state and well-being of modern cooperatives (co-ops)...."

Nov. 8, 1996 News Feature

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Illbient for Spooky
"...areas of the country and have always belonged to co-ops. Love 'em. The ones I have belonged to, however,..."

Nov. 15, 1996 Column

Sweat, Equity
How vegan doughnuts can help fix the economy
"...persuasion is, it's not going to be for you." Co-ops Save the World..."

June 8, 2012 Food Feature by Melanie Haupt

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Our readers talk back.
"...In 1910, people used co-ops to buy health care. When insurance was regulated, the..."

Feb. 21, 2003 Column

Mile 22
Wahlberg and company get bloody as a CIA black ops team

Aug. 24, 2018 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

War, Inc.
John Cusack's War, Inc. rails against the military-industrial complex in a barely disguised contemporary story about covert operations.

June 13, 2008 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

After Innocence
This documentary raises staggering questions about virtually every aspect of the criminal-justice system as it follows what happens to several convicts who have been exonerated by DNA evidence submitted by the Innocence Project.

Feb. 24, 2006 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

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Our readers talk back.
"...In 1910, people used co-ops to buy health care. When insurance was regulated, the..."

Feb. 14, 2003 Column

The Expendables 3
As action stars of yesteryear and tomorrow pop in and out, they demonstrate what expendable really means.

Aug. 15, 2014 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The "Yuppie Chow" Market
Austin's Grocery Stores Duke It Out
"..."The whole idea of food co-ops is to transform society," explains Marie Caesar, general manager..."

July 28, 1995 News Feature by Amy Smith

Civics 101
"...Austin Co-op Think Tank looks to connect people and co-ops while spreading the word about co-ops in Austin. Read..."

Jan. 25, 2013 News Column

Splice of Life: The Super-Eight Documentary Festival

Aug. 16, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Tiny Prophecies

Dec. 2, 1999 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Page Two
"...the function of a supermarket, which Wheatsville and other co-ops pioneered, are now what is making these super food..."

Nov. 8, 1996 Column by Louis Black

DIY 2011
Food-swapping, Kate Payne, and The Hip Girl's Guide to Homemaking
"...and II, Victory Gardens augmented food shortages. Depression-era canning co-ops helped women feed their families via shared produce, facilities,..."

Feb. 18, 2011 Food Feature by MM Pack

Large-Scale Health Program Economical
"...single-payer plan is likely to be replaced with health-care co-ops, I hope the legislation will have these co-ops be..."

Aug. 7, 2009 Postmarks

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