Participatory Economics's Group Members
Bekker, Ian | South Africa
Born in Port Elizabeth, South Africa ... have also lived in Durban, Pretoria and Grahamstown.
Burrows, Paul | Canada
I am an activist and writer based in Winnipeg, Canada. In 1995, I helped found Winnipeg's Old Market Autonomous Zone (As She Shall Deem Just: Treaty 1 & the Ethnic Cleansing of the St. Peter's Reserve" -- merely the tip of the iceberg in terms of Canada's shameful history of ethnic cleansing, apartheid, and genocide. I have a five year old son named Asher, who is near-certain proof o...
Blackbird, Heather | United States
I'm 43, mom of 3, married going on 16 years. I stumbled upon information about Participatory Economics after becoming involved in my local food co-op. Over the years the focus on the 2nd cooperative principle of democratic involvement and had atrophied and the board and management had become rigid around the notion of staff being empowered to manage themselves. Members organized and...
Beckwith, Tony | United Kingdom
I’ve spent nearly 20years working within our public realm devising new methods of public engagement to empower decision makers and the community to progress democratic society, and exploring the role of the artist in this. Presently I am the Creative Development Director with www.mcleaninitiative.com I began this career as the founder member and director of the Ba...
Beckendorf, Jessica | United States
Brud, Eugene | United States
Bohmer, Peter | United States
Peter Bohmer has been an activist in movements for radical social chance since 1967. These have included anti-racist organizing and solidarity movements with the people of Vietnam, Southern Africa, Puerto Rico, Cuba, Palestine and Central America against U.S. imperialism and intervention. For his activism and teaching, he was targeted by the FBI. He has a Ph. D. in Economics from the University...
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