Issues

Issues

List of Back Issues by Month

3-Question Survey

February’s Survey Topic: The Co-op Voice, the way you want it. Please click here to go to the survey! In light of all the changes that...

Legal Weed

Yes, New York State has a poor track record for keeping corruption at bay. And, yes, it operates as a nanny state on many...

Text of the Co-op Voice Co-Editors’ Speeches from the Membership Meeting, January 28th, 2018

Donna Aitoro-Williams, Paula Weiss and Bob Jacobs have together led the Co-op Voice as co-editors for the past year or so. Each of them...

Voice Mail – February 2018

This month, the Co-op Voice received two letters to the editor: Letter from Jeff Leon Letter from Elaine Hills Dear Editors, Do we still have a Voice? I’m...
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Voice Mail – January 2018

This month, the Co-op Voice received several letters to the editor: Letter from John Inman Letter from Rebekah Rice Letter from Michael Rice Letter from Judith Brink Letter from...
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The Co-op Voice, the Evolution of our Editorial Policy, and Helping Ensure the Future...

The last several months have been marked by conflict in the Co-op's governance, and the Voice has – as promised – been giving voice...

Wooly Goodness

All of us are familiar with dryer sheets. That fragrant smell that causes something in our brain to conjure up images of freshly laundered...

Co-op Voice F.A.Q.: What’s up with the Voice vote at the January 28th Membership...

1. What is the relationship between the Coop Scoop and the Co-op Voice? The Coop Scoop and the Co-op Voice have an amicable relationship as...

January Fresh Start: An Anti-Diet Manifesto

There's something about the fresh start of a new calendar that gets me every time – and I'm not the only one. January is...

You Need Net Neutrality

But, First…What IS Net Neutrality? Although it seems we were suddenly hearing about it starting in late 2017, the conversation around Net Neutrality is almost...

Three-Question Survey

January’s Survey Topic: Demographics Please click here to go to the survey! Each month The Nutrition and Education Committee (NEC) usually posts a survey in the...

Classifieds – January 2018

CULTIVATING COMPASSION; Workshop to Learn and Practice Communication that Works using principles of Nonviolent Communication ™ with Philomena Moriarty, LCSW. February 3, 2018, 9:30am to...
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The Raison D’etre for the Co-op Voice and our Commitment to Continue, Despite the...

Do you know why the Co-op Voice exists? In early 2016, one of the founding Editors of the Voice, Cara Benson, eloquently explained, “The...

The Super Green: Hemp, CBD, and the Wisdom of Plants

The Founding Fathers understood that the hemp plant was a genuine national resource. George Washington and Thomas Jefferson grew hemp on their farms. Jefferson...

Honest Arts Exhibition – Harvest & Gathering

Harvest & Gathering Gallery October 21, 2017 - December 21, 2017 All exhibitors are Shareholders, working Member-Owners and/or Staff at Honest Weight Food Co-op Nina Stanley Genevieve Brock Lorenz...