For example, roughly 11,000 substantially or wholly employee-owned businesses are now operating around the country. More people are involved in these firms than are members of unions in the private sector.
Source: Alperovitz, Gar. "You Say You Want a Revolution?" WorldWatch, November/December 2005. pp. 19-22. Available at http://www.worldwatch.org/node/588. (Verified 04/18/14).