New Economy

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Rainbow Grocery, a worker-owned cooperative in San Francisco. (Photo: Amit Gupta/ Creative Commons)
Worker-owned co-ops got a boost on Monday when Independent Senator Bernie Sanders unveiled an initiative in Vermont that champions what many call " the new economy ." “At a time when corporate America is outsourcing millions of decent-paying jobs overseas and with the economy continuing to struggle to create jobs that pay a livable wage, we need...