Daily Archives: October 4, 2011

Plebiscito Nacional por la Educación: Instructivo y materiales para participar

Leer Votar con:  Voto Ciudadano Internet Los días 7 y 8 de octubre, nuestro país vivirá una esperada fiesta ciudadana por la democracia y la participación social. Los ciudadanos y ciudadanas podremos participar activamente en el Plebiscito Nacional por la … Continue reading

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Winner-take-all politics: how Washington made the rich richer-and turned its back on the middle class

Read A groundbreaking work that identifies the real culprit behind one of the great economic crimes of our time–the growing inequality of incomes between the vast majority of Americans and the richest of the rich. We all know that the … Continue reading

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Why the Rich Are Getting Richer

Read Read also:  Winner-take-all politics: how Washington made the rich richer-and turned its back on the middle class Increasing inequality in the United States has long been attributed to unstoppable market forces. In fact, as Jacob Hacker and Paul Pierson … Continue reading

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Occupy Wall Street (the theory) – is an open source protest

Read This type of protest has been very effective over the last year in toppling regimes in north Africa. It’s proving relatively successful in the US too. Open source protest is an organizational technique. Probably the only organizational technique that … Continue reading

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The Fed’s $16 Trillion Bailouts Under-reported

Read The media’s inscrutable brush-off of the Government Accounting Office’s recently released audit of the Federal Reserve has raised many questions about the Fed’s goings-on since the financial crisis began in 2008. The audit of the Fed’s emergency lending programs … Continue reading

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The Protests and the Metamovement

Read Across the globe, protests are rippling out like vectors in an epidemic. I believe that we’re witnessing the rise of a global Metamovement. The Metamovement is a movement of movements. Not all these movements are similar, and no two … Continue reading

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How Peer to Peer Communities will Change the World

Read In reality, the term P2P refers, since a long time now, to the range of solutions, paradigms and approaches focusing on co-design (collaborative design) and co-creation, openness and freedom: that is, each decentralized, shared, distributed, equal mean to provide … Continue reading

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The Open Collaboration Encyclopedia

The original and comprehensive open-sourced encyclopedia of collaborative models and networks. Filled with everything you every would need to know about the emerging open, non-hierarchical, participatory open collaboration paradigm – facilitation methodologies, community building strategies, collaborative principles, project management techniques, … Continue reading

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¿Quién nos devolverá la vida pública, los bienes públicos, que nos están robando?

Leer Hay que buscar las razones de la degeneración intelectual de parte de la clase política. Es un deber de la sociedad descubrir las razones ocultas de las privatizaciones. ¿Cómo recuperaremos lo que hemos perdido? El verdadero sustento de la … Continue reading

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O que é o socialismo europeu em tempos de crise capitalista?

Ler Os dois candidatos com mais votos, Hollande e Aubry, não esclareceram ainda a conta pendente que o PS tem com sua própria definição: o que é o socialismo europeu em tempos de estragos capitalistas? Como passar a ser outra … Continue reading

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