14 Jun '18, 2pm

Boom! Pow! Charlotte’s Comic Girl Coffee Fights For Inclusivity https://t.co/HAmxv6qRaV

Boom! Pow! Charlotte’s Comic Girl Coffee Fights For Inclusivity https://t.co/HAmxv6qRaV

I ask Americo about the unique challenges of running Comic Girl as a cooperative. “Every decision has to be made collectively and all profits are shared,” she says. “Right now, that means we only have the capacity to open on the weekend. We are hoping for more members or for one of us to be able to work full-time so that the store can be open regularly.” The biggest challenge the Comic Girl crew has experienced is finding new co-op members. “We don’t use bank loans and we have no one to bankroll the shop. We are all marginalized people in some way trying to create a space for ourselves. Instead of pouring money into the shop, we have to use free labor until the shop is sustainable. Not everyone is willing or able to work for free in the hopes of future payoff unless they really believe in the concept.”

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