This case study describes the combination of two democratic innovations: the Deliberatorium and the ‘Doparie’. The Deliberatorium is a software that allows large groups of individuals to deliberate using the principles of large scale argumentation maps. The ‘doparie’ is an Intra-Party Deliberative Referendum mechanism that is meant to improve the...
An initiative aimed at engaging people who had directly experienced homelessness, to explore their experiences through creative writing, and challenge the public's preconception of who people effected by homelessness really are.
AskThem is a free and open-source platform for questions-and-answers with public figures and any verified Twitter account. AskThem is a project of the Participatory Politics Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization with a mission to increase civic engagement.
Established in 1994 by the Associated Students of the University of Washington, the Student Senate is a diverse legislative body charged with giving the Executive body, the Board of Control, advice on issues important to students, prioritize concerns, and offer solutions