the alternate history in which workers collectively owned the factories which characterized the industrial revolution. cooperative assembly lines and communal ownership of industrial means, overthrowing both the guild system and the nascent capitalist one.
@garbados isn't this just the Russian Revolution?
@kragen i was thinking more about henry ford. i’m honestly not very well versed in the early 20c russian revolution
@garbados Oh, you should read about it! It's exactly what you're talking about, it just happened a bit later than the Industrial Revolution.
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