Category Archives: Economic Justice

Our Economic Justice Videos

We’d like to share three new videos about some of the Casa’s recent work. The videos were made by our talented summer volunteer, Molly Stuart. Please watch and share! Casa de los Amigos Visits Grupo Vicente Guerrero Here the Casa team visits Vicente Guerrero, a community engaged in sustainable agriculture projects, community-based development, advocacy for the

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Economies in the Hands of the People

Dear friends, I came to Casa de los Amigos almost exactly four years ago today. And what a few years it’s been! I’d like to share with you some of our most recent and exciting work, something that relates to my own personal journey to the Casa. In 2010, I quit my job in Washington,

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Once Again! Bartering and Sharing Festival in the Casa

Este Festivalito surgió como parte de nuestros programas, con el fin de generar un nuevo espacio de economía solidaria. Buscamos fomentar relaciones y sistemas más equitativos, recíprocos y justos. Este ejercicio responde a la crisis económica global con una visión comunitaria, unificando redes de personas luchando contra la desigualdad y la violencia del sistema capitalista.

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Festival in the Casa: Sharing in the Bartering and Gift Economies

This Sunday at 12:30 pm, Casa de los Amigos is hosting a small festival dedicated to bartering, alternative currencies and the gift and sharing economies. Come visit and bring homemade products to share and trade!