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Freedom from fossil fuels is the dream inter-dependence on each other is the reality
We are pretty proud that the Power to the Pedals documentary has had so many screenings since the Boston premier last April, and very excited to announce the next one! The 30 min documentary about Metro Pedal Power and Wenzday Jane will be screening again in Cambridge on March 2nd 2015. This event will include[…]
I started researching worker-owned cooperative structures early on in the development of my business. My questions about workplace environments and dynamics were some of the main reasons i decided to go into business. research was part of my homework to figure out what the heck i was doing. I even drafted legal documents to share ownership and had meetings to engage employees as owners, etc. […]
For the past two years, a local filmmaker Bob Nesson has been making a documentary about Metro Pedal Power. and now it’s finished! Power to the Pedals: Wenzday Jane and the Culture of Change Trailer Come see the premeire on April 25 at BSA|Space in Boston!
We had a pretty intense wind storm yesterday, and while we are thankful that the snow did not match in intensity, we were still intimidated by the high winds blowing us around in the streets. Then i saw THIS For some reason, after i looked at the visualization of the storm from space (check out[…]
What, exactly, is the difference between gentrification and prosperity?
I mean if the neighborhood you live in is prosperous, the people around you are doing well and thriving – isn’t that a good thing?
Perhaps the problem is that “market value” is too often being driven by forces that have nothing to do with the individual prosperity of the residents… forces such as “city planners”, zoning boards, and corporate developers.
Sometimes, especially in the hardest, coldest months of January and February, I ask myself WHY. Why am I doing this?
Sometimes I wonder if I am just completely insane. Sometimes it is difficult to maintain confidence that what we are trying to do is worthwhile or that this business can compete in the current oligarchy against the big, scary corporate giants. I honestly don’t know. Just as I don’t understand the universe or humans place in it, so I […]