Azulay, Jessica

Azulay, Jessica

Jessica Azulay

1 July 2011Feature

A ground-breaking radical online newspaper, and how it put its values into practice in the workplace.

The theory of participatory economics (see our interview with Michael Albert in PN 2530) provides a framework for creating a new kind of workplace in present-day market economies. Unlike some facets of the parecon vision, which may seem lofty and futuristic, the workplace model can to a great extent be immediately implemented. I say this with confidence because I have done it.

For four years, I, along with several coworkers, laboured in a parecon-based workplace to produce a daily,…