Monday, 16 April 2012

The second snippet of the BBC Horizon programme on the Mondragon Co operatives. This clip concentrates on the role of the local Catholic Priest and the inspiration he found in the writings of Robert Owen. It also looks at the role that Sydney and Beatrice Webb in turning the Labour Party against Producer Co-ops -an antagonism that has lasted for nigh on a century (which is well worth recalling when some Labour folk suddenly try to claim that they aways supporte them.) Their Party most decidedly did not!

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