As Trump Advances a Retrograde Economic Vision, These Worker Cooperatives Chart a Different Course

This article was first published on Waging Nonviolence.

Announcing his presidency in 2016, Donald Trump promised the nation that he’d become “the greatest job president God ever created.” His plan to accomplish this rested on a retrograde economic vision that would “make America great again,” by restoring waning coal and manufacturing jobs, as well as putting an end to the alleged assault on American work by foreign immigrants and global competition.