Parecomic: Michael Albert and the Story of Participatory Economics

By Sean Michael Wilson

Parecomic is a image novel in regards to the procedure we are living in—what’s mistaken with it, and the way we'd find a way switch it for the higher. the new upsurge in well known protest worldwide exhibits that individuals usually are not pleased with the nation of capitalism and hope another that would paintings for the 99%, not only the 1%. Parecon is one such replacement, and Parecomic brings this to lifestyles in illustrated shape.

is set Michael Albert—the visionary in the back of “participatory economics”—and his life’s fight as a left-wing activist within the US, starting with the heady days of Nineteen Sixties scholar demos and way of life rebellions; following the advancements of the antiwar, civil rights, woman’s, and Black Panthers hobbies; to the institution of other media like South finish Press and ZNet; and the advance of the participatory economics model.

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Acknowledgments The creators desire to expand a heartfelt thanks to the next humans, who supported Parecomic through Kickstarter: Nick Peters, Charlie Gillmer, Bryan Talbot, Ben Tye, Sean Duffield, Maryellen Kurkulos, Semra Goodman, Abby Wolner, Eva Carriere, Richard Scott Gillmer, Nichali Ciaccio, Andy Molloy, Matt Bors, Beverley chippie, Jin H. Seok, Paul Romero, Peter Steineck, Derek Lucas, Erik Nielsen, Uriel, Zheng Yilin, Kemp Scales, Simmie Williams, Rob Davis, George Carenzo, Frank Syratt, Giulio, Denitsa Dimitrova, Joseph Essertier, Samantha Rother, BalthCat, Ben Dickson, Robert Wells, The Phillips kinfolk, Nick Rees, Matic Primc, Tony Tothe, Ingeborg Moa, Gabriel Carlyle, Mary Hallum, Paul Doran, Karrie Kurata, Sara Fowler, John Kruger, David Adamcik, Scott Eustis, Steve Day, Andy Wolff, Deborah Payne, Richard Williams, Fabio Sallustro, Alastair Maclean, Johannes Karlinger, Arthur Milholland. Antti Jauhiainen, Jared Myland, Karim Rushdy, James Hotelling, Mark Evans, Henry Loeb, David Marty, Daniel McGregor, Andrew Williams, Hugh Brown, Pablo Gonzalez, Jason B. Thompson, Patrick Campbell, Joe Sand, Evgeny Brud, Jason Chrysostomou, Erhun Giray Tuncay, Adam Pasion, Hannah Juan, Alexis Komninidis, Nilar Aung, Ethan Pennell, Elena Vitagliano, Russell Willis, Roland Thompson, Patrick DeCarlo, William Lapinel, Chase Davenport, Normand Baillargeon, Steve Day, Ryan Hageman, Renaud Garcia, Catherine Repko, Jordan Barnes, Verena Stresing, Daniel Mathews, Paul Arnao, Brian Small, Justin Ritchie, Devon Girard, Christian Nold, Milan Rai, Uffe Kaels Auring, Huw cost, Andre Guimond, Maciej Poplawski, Yoann Le Guen,Dorothy box, Brian Dominick, David Jones, Andrew Chuter, Sami Kiiski, Richard Harrison, Lee Thompson, Julie Thompson, Riley Thompson, Kickhawk, Alexander Plaum, Aaron Churchill, Corin Dimopoulos, Hugo Wuyts, Tom & Peggy Wolner. Anders Sandstrom, Tricia Stiller, Nicklas Rosvall Carlquist, Alan Holm, Ryan Holmberg, Kristi Doyne-Bailey, Lukas Peter, Ella VanGaya, Brett Schenker, Jason Sacks, Dusty Jostes, Fabio Sallustro, Therese Thompson, Zane Hannan, Jamie Richardson, Arthur Milholland, Parecon Finland, Joe Henson, Jean-François Corbett, Stefano Monti, Richard Williams, Jimmy Jimenez, John Vincent, Ross (Akilah and Miles), Jonty Hurwitz, Liz Umstot, the-inkling. com, John L. and Marybess D. Goeppinger, Michael Leone, John D. Goeppinger and specific due to the big pledges by means of Greg VanGaya and John Clark, that took us to the objective point. The creators supply precise because of Michael Albert for the entire special collaboration throughout the making of this e-book and to Noam Chomsky for his advent. finally, Carl wish to devote the booklet to T. Bowes, “for getting me all started. ” concerning the writer Sean Michael Wilson is a comic author from Scotland, who now lives and works in Japan. He has had greater than a dozen books released through quite a few US, united kingdom and jap publishers. His major impacts contain British and American creators, resembling Alan Moore, provide Morrison, Eddie Campbell, and Harvey Pekar.

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