[FoRK] Poverty In America: A Special Report

Gregory Alan Bolcer greg at bolcer.org
Fri Sep 23 11:23:37 PDT 2011


Ummm...they call that a startup.  Either that or open source?  ;-)

On 9/23/2011 11:21 AM, Aaron Burt wrote:

> Mark Kurlansky's _Food of a Younger Land_* mentioned something from the
> Great Depression I'd never heard of before: Unemployed worker's leagues.
> Folks would form groups and come up with volunteer projects to work on in
> their communities.  It beat moping around, and helped folks stay sharp and
> feel useful.
>

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