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Building the Revolution : Soviet Art and Architecture 1915-1935 - Socialistworker.co.uk

Tue, 2011/11/15 - 7:13pm

Building the Revolution : Soviet Art and Architecture 1915-1935
Socialistworker.co.uk
What new housing there is consists of schemes for the elite—such as the Soviet Doctors' Housing Cooperative in Kiev, or housing for the officers of the Cheka secret police in Ekaterinburg. These have communal canteens and kindergartens, but they were ...

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The Imaginative Power of 99 Percent Politics: Occupy Wall Street Spreads Uptown - The Indypendent

Tue, 2011/11/15 - 4:09pm

The Indypendent

The Imaginative Power of 99 Percent Politics: Occupy Wall Street Spreads Uptown
The Indypendent
On November 7, I walk across Broadway to visit Queen Mother Dr. Delois Blakely who is occupying her community-managed housing cooperative in defiance of the predatory lenders who want to foreclose on it. As I approach 142nd St, I am stopped by a ...

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The Imaginative Power of 99% Politics: Occupy Wall Street Spreads Uptown - Huffington Post

Mon, 2011/11/14 - 6:34pm

The Imaginative Power of 99% Politics: Occupy Wall Street Spreads Uptown
Huffington Post
On November 7, I walk across Broadway to visit Queen Mother Dr. Delois Blakely who is occupying her community-managed housing cooperative in defiance of the predatory lenders who want to foreclose on it. As I approach 142nd St, I am stopped by a ...

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Govt serves notices to three Housing Coop. Societies - IBNLive.com

Fri, 2011/11/11 - 4:10pm

Govt serves notices to three Housing Coop. Societies
IBNLive.com
PTI | 09:11 PM,Nov 11,2011 Bangalore, Nov 11 (PTI): Karnataka Government has served notices on three private Housing Cooperatives including the State Legislature Employees Housing Cooperative seeking explanation why they should not be superceeded for ...

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Weird News: Housing chiefs plan register of dirty dogs in crackdown on pets ... - Scottish Daily Record

Wed, 2011/11/09 - 10:13am

Weird News: Housing chiefs plan register of dirty dogs in crackdown on pets ...
Scottish Daily Record
Drumchapel Housing Cooperative are the latest social landlord to sign up to the city's campaign against dog fouling. The cooperative have a register of 150 tenants' pets, as well as the dogs' names, sex, colour and breed. Owners whose animals fall foul ...

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Kenya: Sacco Chair Asks State to Regulate Shilling - AllAfrica.com

Wed, 2011/11/09 - 7:36am

Kenya: Sacco Chair Asks State to Regulate Shilling
AllAfrica.com
Speaking at the opening of Igoji Housing Cooperative Society Union offices, chairman of the National Housing Cooperative Union Francis Kamande said by the year 2030 more than 50 per cent of the national population will be residing in urban areas. ...

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Diversity? That's not for us - Hindustan Times

Mon, 2011/11/07 - 7:52pm

Diversity? That's not for us
Hindustan Times
The problem, said SS Mahajan, CEO of Mumbai District Housing Cooperative Federation Ltd., an advisory body for housing societies, is that since discrimination on the grounds of religion, eating habits, pets and marital status are verbal in most cases, ...

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Volunteers help winterize Alexandria homes - WTOP

Sat, 2011/11/05 - 5:54pm

WTOP

Volunteers help winterize Alexandria homes
WTOP
The volunteers gather for a photo at Energize Alexandria at the Arlandria Chirilagua Housing Cooperative. (WTOP Photo/Max Smith) ALEXANDRIA, Va. - More than 100 volunteers gathered Saturday to help nearly 100 low-income families, veterans and the ...

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Houses start to sprout on Lincoln School property - Crookston Daily Times

Fri, 2011/11/04 - 5:50pm

Houses start to sprout on Lincoln School property
Crookston Daily Times
Much of the exterior work has been completed in time for the arrival of cold weather on the first house to be built on the property around the former Lincoln School that will be home to a Northwest Minnesota Housing Cooperative residential development. ...

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'Karnataka should adopt Gujarat model' - Times of India

Thu, 2011/11/03 - 11:33pm

'Karnataka should adopt Gujarat model'
Times of India
"Why else will the government recommend the name of Justice SR Bannurmath even after knowing that he too was under a cloud earlier for allegedly flouting rules and owning a site in the Judicial Employees' Housing Cooperative Society. ...

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Judge Finds in Favor of GHI - Patch.com

Thu, 2011/11/03 - 6:07pm

Judge Finds in Favor of GHI
Patch.com
Judge Northrop awarded Schuman no monetary damages in his case against his neighbors, the Popovics, and his housing cooperative, Greenbelt Homes, Inc. (GHI)—for its failure to prohibit the nuisance created by his townhome neighbors' secondhand smoke. ...

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Final Day: Secondhand Smoke Trial Cheat Sheet - Patch.com

Thu, 2011/11/03 - 11:42am

Final Day: Secondhand Smoke Trial Cheat Sheet
Patch.com
David S. Schuman - A lawyer for NASA and resident of Greenbelt Homes, who is suing his next-door neighbors and housing cooperative for $300000 in compensatory damages for failing to honor the cooperatives Mutual Ownership Contract. ...

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Marriage, Singledom, Social Evolution, and that Kate Bolick piece in “The ... - Feministe (blog)

Fri, 2011/10/28 - 10:16pm

Marriage, Singledom, Social Evolution, and that Kate Bolick piece in “The ...
Feministe (blog)
Most of my experience is with housing cooperatives, and I can attest that participating in even a very functional housing cooperative can be infuriating, heartbreaking, and scary by turns. But functional housing cooperatives have also taught me an ...

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Norwood Tenants Celebrate Building Purchase (PHOTOS) - Huffington Post

Fri, 2011/10/28 - 9:51pm

Norwood Tenants Celebrate Building Purchase (PHOTOS)
Huffington Post
After six years of organizing, and a $9.7 million loan from the DC government, Norwood's tenants have purchased the 84-unit building and turned it into an affordable-housing cooperative. Saturday's celebration will include making a Mayan sawdust carpet ...

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Mahim shopkeepers prevent renovation - Times of India

Fri, 2011/10/28 - 8:16pm

Mahim shopkeepers prevent renovation
Times of India
MUMBAI: An old housing cooperative society opposite Mahim station is struggling to carry out renovation work as shops below the society have encroached upon the open spaces. Despite numerous attempts, the ward office has been dilly-dallying in taking ...

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NCB's Charles E. Snyder Named a 2012 Inductee to Cooperative Hall of Fame - Citybizlist (press release)

Thu, 2011/10/27 - 7:12pm

NCB's Charles E. Snyder Named a 2012 Inductee to Cooperative Hall of Fame
Citybizlist (press release)
In September 2007, he was recognized with the Jerry Voorhis Award, the National Association of Housing Cooperative's most prestigious honor. This award recognizes Mr. Snyder for his longstanding work of promoting and preserving cooperative housing. ...

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Mayor visits ASUM to support ambassador program - Montana Kaimin

Thu, 2011/10/27 - 6:56am

Mayor visits ASUM to support ambassador program
Montana Kaimin
Hartmann said in the new housing cooperative, students would be "living together intentionally with a unified mission or a unifying goal" and would have to "propose how they will positively impact the University community or the Missoula community. ...

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TEJAC chief in a row over plots - Deccan Chronicle

Sat, 2011/10/22 - 7:31pm

Deccan Chronicle

TEJAC chief in a row over plots
Deccan Chronicle
The plots were acquired through housing cooperative societies in three different places in Telangana including the city. While appraising the court about Mr Goud's housing plots, which is contrary to the Cooperative Societies Act and guidelines of the ...

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Court quashes proceedings against Kumaraswamy - The Hindu

Fri, 2011/10/21 - 10:19am

Indian Express

Court quashes proceedings against Kumaraswamy
The Hindu
Mr. Kumar had alleged that Mr. Kumaraswamy, a Lok Sabha member, during his tenure as Chief Minister, had ordered bulk allotment of land to a private housing cooperative society and also recommended renewal of mining licence of a firm. ...
Karnataka HC quashes proceedings against KumaraswamyDeccan Herald

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Mining and housing scam: Criminal proceedings against Kumaraswamy quashed - Daily News & Analysis

Fri, 2011/10/21 - 10:12am

Mining and housing scam: Criminal proceedings against Kumaraswamy quashed
Daily News & Analysis
Kumar had alleged that Kumaraswamy, a Lok Sabha member, during his tenure as chief minister, had ordered bulk allotment of land to a private housing cooperative society and also recommended renewal of mining licence of a firm. ...

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