Tag Archives: co-ops

The International Day of Protest at Occupy Seattle

Please note: This was also posted on Verity Credit Union’s Our Voices blog. The views are my own. Last Saturday, October 15th, protests occurred worldwide. Not all were focused on the subject of Occupying Wall Street (some nations are still … Continue reading

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The Revolution Begins

The first two times I visited the Occupy Seattle protests, I walked through, smiled at people, and read the signs. I listened and absorbed what was happening around me. Both of those times were during daylight hours, and things seemed … Continue reading

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The 99%

On Saturday, I stopped by the Occupy Seattle protest that’s arisen to support the revolution occurring on Wall St in NYC. I’m energized by the idea, and my heart cries out, “YES! We must do this together!” What is happening here is that people … Continue reading

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Good News of July 18

Each day arrives with its own mixed bag of challenges and joys. We grow from one, we celebrate the other. One pokes at us for action, for reflection, the other reminds us to celebrate the moment, embracing it into our … Continue reading

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Experiencing a Co-Opapalooza

This weekend, I went to Seattle Metropolitan Credit Union‘s Co-Opapalooza.  What an inspired event!  Even being in the co-operative movement by way of a credit union, a member of a food co-op, REI, and public radio, I hadn’t realized the … Continue reading

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