How to upgrade democracy for the Internet era

24/Jan 2015 1 min. read
http://www.ted.com/talks/pia_mancini_how_to_upgrade_democracy_for_the_internet_era
Type:
video
Original date:
Oct 2014
Authors:
Pia Mancini
Company:
DemocracyOS
Projects:
Creo Animam

Building software that connects people to their representatives.

Notes

  • No representation without a conversation
  • Current systems are based around old technology and often in lawyerly language
  • New systems can reduce the distance between the community and the representatives