I’m inclined to think that trying to fix the current economy is a bit like the new wine into old wineskins adage. And with that, I am convinced that both co-ops and profit-sharing will be integral to the new economy that must emerge.

Author: Makere

A transplanted New Zealand Scots/Maori academic/grandmother/random singer and sometime activist, my life is shaped by a deep conviction of the necessity for active critical engagement in the multi-faceted global and local crises of being and survival of species that confront us in the 21st century, the urgency of re-visioning the meaning of thriving together, and the contribution of Indigenous knowledge systems to a truly sustainable and just global society.