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.
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1 2 3 ... 20 next » (58)Approval voting ()
Voters vote for as many candidates as they wish. The candidate with the most votes wins. The winner is therefore approved of -- at least to some extent -- by a significant majority of voters.Accurate Democracy ()
If we understand that different sorts of voting are appropriate for different situations, we can design "ensemble" legislative bodies that are inclusive, well centered, and decisive in their creation of policies that enhance the quality of life for the whole community.Deliberative Polling ()
It can now be demonstrated how much people's views on an issue change when they have a chance to study all sides of it.
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