For many, the word “cooperative” might stir up a specific set of connotations: white professionals pouring over organic produce on their way home from six figure jobs; liberal arts college students sitting around discussing how to buy quinoa and tissue paper collectively; a cooperatively owned bookstore-coffee shop where you can read Marxist theory off the […]
About Kate Aronoff
Kate Aronoff is Communications Coordinator at the New Economy Coalition. Before joining NEC, she co-founded Swarthmore Mountain Justice, the country's first fossil fuel divestment campaign, as well as the Fossil Fuel Divestment Student Network, where she now serves on the Coordinating Committee.
In addition to her work with NEC, Kate is a regular blogger with Waging Nonviolence and a freelance journalist. Her writing has appeared in the American Prospect, the New York Times, Dissent Magazine and In These Times. Follow her at https://twitter.com/KateAronoff.