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I support Democracy at Work because I feel we need alternatives to capitalism... The current economics of the United States is failing to adequately support the population in real work with dignity and living wages to support a sustainable society.  

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    Democracy at Work is a non-profit 501(c)3 that advocates for worker cooperatives and democratic workplaces as a key path to a stronger, democratic economic system. Based on the book Democracy at Work: A Cure for Capitalism by Richard D. Wolff, we envision a future where workers at every level of their offices, stores, and factories have equal voices in the direction of their enterprise and its impact within their community and society at large.


    Richard D. WolffFounder & Contributor
    Betsy Avila, Executive Director
    Maria Carnemolla, Media Director
    Liz Phillips, Public Engagement Manager
    Bryan Isom, Videographer
    Shannon Sorhaindo, Bookkeeper
    Caio Brentar, Digital Media/Content Intern
    We would like to acknowledge our extended team including volunteers without whose contributions our work would not be possible:
    Operations Team
    Jamie Katz, Global Capitalism Coordinator
    Blog Team
    Paul SlikerEditor
    Helen Brandt, Copy Editor
    Translation Team
    Bertiana Balliu, italiano/shqipe
    Judith Bartkowski, deutsch
    Mohammad Bijan, فارسی
    Lina Bassarsky, español
    Rosario Candelero, español
    Adrián Arias de Pablo, español
    Alex Fidelman, Русский
    Alfredo Gutiérrez-Amadorespañol/français
    Travis Higgins, português
    Andrea Iannone, italiano
    George Jassville, Русский
    Hongmo Liu, 中文
    Pietra Luccas, português
    Alix Mazuet, français
    Arie Meidav, עִבְרִית‎
    Carlos Molina, español
    Jesus Torres Moreno, español
    Daniele Mucci, italiano
    Jorge Quezada, español
    Joel Rodriguezespañol/français
    Juan Rodriguez, español
    Heidi Schutlz, español
    Hee-Young Shin, 한국어
    Peter Strunkdeutsch
    A special thanks to everyone serving as a d@w-Group lead for a current or upcoming group.
    Kayla Jones, Copy Editor
    George Speckman, Copy editor
    Lucas McGranahan, Copy editor
    Social Media Team
    Shawn McDowell, Tumblr Coordinator
    John Rhoads, Loomio Coordinator
    Susan Singer, YouTube Transcriber
    Web Team
    Aaron LevineWeb Developer
    David Kim, Web Developer


    We proudly thank all who work with us and support the project. In addition to many individuals, we also gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the following groups and organizations:

    LannanThe Lannan Foundation is a family foundation dedicated to cultural freedom, diversity and creativity through projects which support exceptional contemporary artists and writers, as well as inspired Native activists in rural indigenous communities. The Foundation recognizes the profound and often unquantifiable value of the creative process and is willing to take risks and make substantial investments in ambitious and experimental thinking. Website



    Truthout is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to providing independent news and commentary on a daily basis. Truthout works to spark action by revealing systemic injustice and providing a platform for transformative ideas, through in-depth investigative reporting and critical analysis. With a powerful, independent voice, we will spur the revolution in consciousness and inspire the direct action that is necessary to save the planet and humanity. Website


    We strive to provide our coop partners with a platform to promote their business while providing exclusive insight about their experiences to d@w supporters. Interested in becoming a partner? Contact us below!


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