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)Anticipatory democracy ()
Anticipatory democracy is the public's active, conscious engagement in collectively shaping the future of their community, state or nation. It is usually applied to instances where future-visioning processes or telecommunications technologies are being used to support or shape public engagement.Creating a World that Works for All ()
Poor, black, and radical, he knew the world didn't work for black people. Then he realized it didn't work for poor people of every color. But then he noticed it didn't work for middle-class people, either. When he found out The Mess we live in even degraded rich people, he broke through to some really interesting insights and experiences...Cultural Creatives ()
50 million people in the U.S. (and more around the world) -- liberal, conservative and beyond -- are creating the next wave of civilization, barely aware that they are all doing it together. If they woke up to that fact, democratic innovation would accelerate....
Tom: "food for thought re DI as a potential tribe"