Blog – Page 3 – Co-operative Party

Remembering John Hume

The news of John Hume's passing on is an incredibly sad day - when one of the giants of Northern Ireland politics has left us.

Community Wealth Building taps into the power of the local state

Recovery is a process and we must influence its design from the start. If we standby, expecting others to make change for us, there will be an attempt to return to where we left off before the pandemic. We must take encouragement from the range of voices demanding change and use of our own voice, as the part of the co-operative movement, to make our own demands for a new democratic economy.

The key to Owning the Future

Co-operatives are more resilient and sustainable than conventional business - and driven by their values they have risen to the challenge of this crisis and helped their communities. As we rebuild the economy after Covid-19, co-operatives offer us all a say and a stake in a fairer economy.