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← Set up a recurring payment towards your member-ownership. The Milwaukee Mesh Cooperative is an enterprise of worker-owners, consumer-owners and community partners. If you would like to join our team as a worker-owner, please visit the careers page. If you are interested in becoming a consumer-owner, or if you represent a community group in the […]

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How Does it Work?

Distributive Mesh Networks are not a new phenomenon. The technology was initially developed in the 1980s for military purposes, and expanded commercially in the 1990s. Thanks in large part to advancements in hardware, diminishing costs of production and expansion of the accessible radio spectrum, local mesh networks are appearing all over the world to the […]

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Cooperative Democracy

The standard relationship between Internet Service Provider and customer is typified by high costs, hidden charges and opaque business practices. Huge telecommunication firms enjoy a veritable monopoly on the internet, cooperating with each other as a cartel, to ensure uniformity with regards to consumers’ low expectations. Even more dangerous are the vast sums of dark […]

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