The Internet of Ownership, Nathan Schneider
Jun 23, 2016
Wellington, New Zealand
How Platform Cooperativism Can Unleash the Network, Trebor Scholz
May 3, 2016
Think Outside the Boss: Cooperative Alternatives to the Sharing Economy,
Civic Hall, NYC
March 10, 2015
Trebor Scholz, Associate Professor, The New School
Sara Horowitz, Founder & Executive Director, Freelancers Union.
Saket Soni, Director, National Guestworker Alliance, & New Orleans Workers’ Center for Racial Justice.
Caroline Woolard, Artist, Co-Founder, TradeSchool and OurGoods
Nathan Schneider, Reporter, Vice, The Nation, & The Chronicle of Higher Education.
Douglas Rushkoff, Professor of Media Theory and Digital Economics, CUNY/Queens
The Next Sharing Economy by Janelle Orsi
Oct 17, 2014
Digital Labor Conference Speakers’ Videos
The New School, NYC
Scholz, Trebor; Schneider, Nathan. eds. Ours to Hack and to Own. The Rise of Platform Cooperativism, a New Vision for the Future of Work and a Fairer Internet. New York City: OR Books, 2015.
Scholz, Trebor. Uberworked and Underpaid: How Workers Are Disrupting the Digital Economy. New York City: Polity. 2016
Slee, Tom. What’s Yours Is Mine. New York City: OR Books, 2015.
Pasquale, Frank. 2015. Black Box Society: The Secret Algorithms That Control Money and Information. Cambridge: Harvard University Press.
Taylor, Astra. The People’s Platform: Taking Back Power and Culture in the Digital Age. New York: Metropolitan Books, 2014.
Sharp, Darren. “The Rise of Platform Cooperativism in Australia” P2PFoundation. 10/11/2016.
Pontefract, Dan. “Platform Cooperatives Like Stocksy Have A Purpose Uber And AirBnB Never Will.”
Borst, Alan. “Platform Co-ops’ Gaining Traction.” In USDA Rural Co-op Magazine. 10/2016.
Cortese, Amy. “A New Wrinkle in the Gig Economy: Workers Get Most of the Money’. The New York Times. 7/20/2016. http://www.nytimes.com/2016/07/21/business/smallbusiness/a-new-wrinkle-in-the-gig-economy-workers-get-most-of-the-money.html?_r=1.
Scholz, Trebor. “Platform Cooperativism: Challenging the Corporate Sharing Economy”. Rosa Luxemburg Siftung. 1/1/2016. English | Spanish (or Spanish print version) | German | Italian (Chinese, Portuguese, Dutch, French forthcoming)
Schneider, Nathan. “How a Worker-Owned Tech Startup Found Investors—and Kept Its Values”. YES! Magazine. 4/26/2016. http://www.yesmagazine.org/new-economy/how-a-worker-owned-tech-startup-found-investors-and-kept-its-values-20160426.
Quart, Alissa. “Can A New Worker-Owned Platform Create A More Equitable Sharing Economy?” Fast Company. 4/19/2016. http://www.fastcoexist.com/3058922/can-a-new-worker-owned-platform-create-a-more-equitable-sharing-economy.
Dönnebrink, Thomas and Ela Kagel. “Platform Cooperativism: An International Movement on the Rise”.
SUPERMARKT. 4/3/2016. http://www.slideshare.net/doennebrink/platform-cooperativism-60904094.
Guillaud, Hubert. “Vers des plateformes réellement coopératives”. Le Monde. 1/1/2016. http://internetactu.blog.lemonde.fr/2016/01/01/plateformescooperatives/.
Cassano, Jay. “Platform Cooperativism Conference Disrupts Silicon Valley’s Disruptions.” Shareable. 11/16/2015. http://www.shareable.net/blog/platform-cooperativism-conference-disrupts-silicon-valleys-disruptions.
Gregory, Karen. “From Sharing to Cooperation: Lessons from-Mondragon in the New Economy.” Digital Labor Working Group at CUNY. 4/27/2015
Gorenflo, Neal. “How Platform Coops Can Beat Death Star Platforms to Create a Real Sharing Economy”.
Shareable. 11/3/2015. http://www.shareable.net/blog/how-platform-coops-can-beat-death-stars-like-uber-to-create-a-real-sharing-economy.
Scholz, Trebor and Nathan Schneider. “The People’s Uber: Why The Sharing Economy Must Share Ownership”. Fast Company. 10/7/2015. http://www.fastcoexist.com/3051845/the-peoples-uber-why-the-sharing-economy-must-share-ownership.
Scholz, Trebor. “The Future of Work: The People’s Uber”. Pacific Standard. 9/23/2015. https://psmag.com/the-future-of-work-the-people-s-uber-b8025505344a#.7ijfkp6cg.
Zuboff, Shoshana. “Disruption’s Tragic Flaw“ http://www.faz.net/aktuell/feuilleton/debatten/the-digital-debate/shoshana-zuboff-on-the-sharing-economy-13500770.html FAZ, 3/23/2015.
Schneider, Nathan. “Owning What We Share”.
Pacific Standard. 9/1/2015. https://psmag.com/the-future-of-work-owning-what-we-share-1ea682783510#.pvvjpho73.
Dewey, Caitlin. “You don’t know it, but you’re working for Facebook. For free.” The Washington Post. 7/22/2015. https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-intersect/wp/2015/07/22/you-dont-know-it-but-youre-working-for-facebook-for-free/.
Scholz, Trebor. “Think Outside the Boss.” Public Seminar. 4/5/2015. http://www.publicseminar.org/2015/04/think-outside-the-boss/#.V6YVLyOAOkp.
Schneider, Nathan . “Owning Is the New Sharing”. Shareable. 12/21/2014. http://www.shareable.net/blog/owning-is-the-new-sharing.
Scholz, Trebor. “Platform Cooperativism vs the Sharing Economy.” Medium. 12/5/2014. https://medium.com/@trebors/platform-cooperativism-vs-the-sharing-economy-2ea737f1b5ad#.howwv71hv.
Sadowski, Jathan. “Civics for a Digital Age.” The Atlantic. 09/2013.
Sarah Roberts speaks with NPR about the labor of Commercial Content Moderation:http://illusionofvolition.com/2013/11/17/nprs-all-things-considered-commercial-content-moderation-ccm-and-the-internet-shadows/
Belabored at Dissent Magazine with Sarah Jaffe: https://www.dissentmagazine.org/tag/belabored
for more on digital labor see Karen Gregory’s reading list