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
A U.S. national research and advocacy organization focusing on electoral reform and sharing economic opportunity more broadly.The People's Verdict ()
Canada's Maclean's experiment: Could a dozen Canadians selected for their differences and meeting in the media spotlight for three days, come up with a common vision for the future of their country?The Change Handbook ()
This updated second edition details 61 group/organizational practices that could empower our public life. Each method has at least a five year track record; provides dramatic results with a moderate amount of time and resources; involves people in a meaningful way; and provides a means to discover and share information.
subtitled: The Definitive Resource on Today's Best Methods for Engaging Whole Systems
Tom: "food for thought re DI as a potential tribe"