How could we cope if capitalism failed? Ask 26 Greek factory workers

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Posted on July 19, 2017, 3:02 pm
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A brave group have become an example for Britain, and all of Europe, in taking back workplace control. Where the state has collapsed, the market has come up short and the boss class has literally fled, these 26 workers are attempting to fill the gaps.


Powered by Guardian.co.ukThis article titled “How could we cope if capitalism failed? Ask 26 Greek factory workers” was written by Aditya Chakrabortty, for The Guardian on Tuesday 18th July 2017 06.00 UTC

You could call the men and women at Viome factory workers, but that wouldn’t be the half of it. Try instead: some of the bravest people I’ve ever met. Or: organisers of one of the most startling social experiments in contemporary Europe. And: a daily lesson from Greece to Brexit Britain, both in how we work and how we do politics.

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