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10 predictions for 2015 | Nesta

Our annual list of the 10 trends, social movements and technological breakthroughs set to shape our lives over the next 12 months.

Source: www.nesta.org.uk

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Edward Snowden as the Avatar of the Free and Open Internet Movement

From Malcolm X…

I do some odd things as I approach middle age.  I watch C-Span for fun.  Browsing the online archives, I came across a video of Malcolm X being interviewed at UC – Berkeley. 1,008 more words


Why I do this

I’m posting this “story of me”. Using social movement theory, and some help from my clever wife, it’s what I will say tomorrow at a Patients in Control training event. 859 more words


The term “breaking news” makes it sound like the thing that is happening is literally breaking the news. You have your normal news, and then all of a sudden (and often not on time with your local 5:00 news special show), BAM. 625 more words


Protesting for a Human Right

What a day, what privilege to stand with over a 100000 Irish citizens at a protest for a new government and new way life, couched in a stand against a double water tax. 908 more words

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Climate Justice in the Classroom: It Connects Everything Together

When I was a younger, I didn’t call myself an environmentalist; I still don’t really. Don’t get me wrong; I’ve always cared about environmental issues. I recycle, carpool when I can, use my re-useable grocery bags, but was I an environmentalist? 2,776 more words


Detroit Dialogues: The Vision

A few weeks ago, I shared the vision of Detroit Dialogues in a large public forum for the first time. As I began to speak, I felt like my words had transformed into something physical that was to be meticulously inspected, by the audience, for glitches and flaws. 180 more words

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