This is a living catalogue hundreds of innovative practices, ideas, experiments, organizations, people, and other resources useful for building wiser democracies that work for all. "Wiser democracies" are systems of politics and governance, of citizenship and activism, which creatively engage more of our human capacities — not only to better address today's pressing social and environmental problems, but to help us build more desirable futures for ourselves and all the generations after us.
A few randomly chosen resources
Borda count voting ()
Voters rate available candidates in order of preference. Their votes are then weighted, and the weighted votes added up. The candidate with the highest total wins.Calvert-Henderson Quality of Life Indicators (book) ()
Here are detailed, sensible ways to measure a dozen diverse aspects of our national well-being, so we as citizens can tell if things are getting better or worse, and take action.Dialogue ()
How can we talk to each other so that we all feel heard, and so we actually learn something and accomplish things together?
Tom: "food for thought re DI as a potential tribe"