165-4 Democratic Socialism

Toward a Cooperative Commonwealth

At The Next System, Jessica Gordon Nembhard examines the elements of such a system. She begins:

The  next  system  that  we  need,  and  that  hopefully  we  are  moving  toward,  is  a  cooperative commonwealth within interlocking local solidarity economies. Such a system is created from the  bottom  up,  building  upon  multiple  grassroots  cooperative  enterprises,  and  democratic community-based economic practices. These networks collaborate and federate from the local to municipal, regional, national, and international levels.

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Chicago Democratic Socialists of America

The Chicago Chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America, 3411 W. Diversey, Suite 7, Chicago, IL 60647

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