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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Communities can grow stronger by exploring and organizing all the gifts that citizens and associations (formal and informal) can bring to their community life, rather than by treating people as problems and clients.By Popular Demand ()
Citizen panels are the seed from which the garden of effective deliberative democracy can grow. Here are five ways to use citizen panels to establish real answerability in electoral politics and the legislative process.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"