"Las Grutas de Tolantongo"
Documentary Video Project
The Center for Global Justice is producing a documentary video project that tells the story of a cooperative resort in Tolantongo Mexico. We’ve begun fund raising on Indiegogo as a vehicle to complete the video.
The CGJ believes it is essential for the progressive community to focus on and promote alternative institutional forms that can act as the foundation for radical system change. Cooperatives are one such institution. The documentary, “Las Grutas de Tolantongo”, can act as an important educational vehicle, broadening the public's knowledge of the benefits of cooperatives. In addition to the fundamental difference in workplace structure, this video will highlight the role cooperatives can play in solving the immigration fiasco. It will draw attention to how local communities can act as stewards of the environments they live in and wish to preserve for generations to come. It can serve as a working example of a healthy alternative to the destructive and greed driven economic model that is pushing us and the world toward a precarious brink... Read More
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The Center for Global Justice is a multi-cultural, democratically organized service, learning, and research center. Through our support of the social and solidarity economy, our public education programs, and our research collaborations we seek to empower ordinary people to work to create a more socially and economically just world.