Monthly Archives: July 2019

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From the Archives: Start UP! Your Class Co-operative

This is an episode of our From the Archives series, where shows that got lost in our private archives now get their chance to shine. Because of the changing nature of time, some information may be outdated.  In this episode we tell you everything you need to know about the Start UP! Your Class Co-operative, a BC [...]

By |2019-07-16T16:32:17+00:00July 18th, 2019|Show|0 Comments

From the Archives: The Bus Co-op

This is an episode of our From the Archives series, where shows that got lost in our private archives now get their chance to shine. Because of the changing nature of time, some information may be outdated.  In 2014, members of the Langley Senior Resources Society, the Langley Lodge (operated by the Langley Care Society) [...]

By |2019-07-16T19:37:58+00:00July 11th, 2019|Show|0 Comments

Co-op News for July 9, 2019

Government Safety and Security Committee Will Discuss Desjardin Privacy Breach Last month Desjardin disclosed a security breach affecting 2.9 million of their members. Private information including names, birthdays, social insurance numbers and addresses were illegally given to a third party. This information can be used by criminals for crimes such as identity fraud. Two class [...]

By |2019-07-09T22:30:14+00:00July 9th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Co-operative Ride-Sharing with Eva Co-op

Eva ride sharing co-operative launched just 8 weeks ago in Montréal, directly trying to challenge the Uber and Lyft status quo. Unique to Eva is its basis on blockchain and the co-operative model. We had a talk with Dardan Isufi, co-founder and Chief Operating Officer, about what these innovative co-operators are trying to achieve. With [...]

By |2019-07-09T21:01:35+00:00July 9th, 2019|Show|0 Comments

From the Archives: Co-op Housing Federation of Canada

This is an episode of our From the Archives series, where shows that got lost in our private archives now get their chance to shine. Because of the changing nature of time, some information may be outdated.  The Co-op Housing Federation of Canada (CHF) is the organized voice of the Canadian co-operative housing movement. Founded in 1968, [...]

By |2019-07-03T14:05:04+00:00July 4th, 2019|Show|0 Comments

Co-op News for July 2, 2019

Real English Victoria Closes Some sad news this week about a unique English-language school and worker co-op in Victoria. Real English Victoria has permanently closed after three years of teaching English based on students’ real needs, not a prescribed and often irrelevant curriculum which can be the case in many other schools. Finances seem to [...]

By |2019-07-02T20:18:26+00:00July 2nd, 2019|News|0 Comments