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Welcome to this Federated Wiki site. This is my site for integrating notes I feel relevant to Deep Democracy. It's an eclectic mix of notes and discussions on Deep Ecology, Liquid Democracy, Legislative Theatre, and the Parliament of Things.

Follow Changes to this Site or Changes to the Federation to see what we are Currently Working On. Use the Fedwiki Tools and the mediawiki-transport below to import Wikipedia content:

Or try dragging some podcasts onto the bbc-transport below: * bbc podcasts * radiolab.org * BBC Radio 4's Witness series - bbc * For video check Earth Unplugged - youtube * 99% Invisible - feedburner - rss * Too Much Information wfmu.org

# About Us

My name is David Bovill, and I'm a long term advocator and experimenter with Liquid Democracy, and I sometimes blog over at parliamentofthings.org .

Bruno Latour is the philosopher behind the title of this wiki. On this wiki we Idea Mine a range of disciplines around the notion that science, law, media and politics can be remixed in new and potentially fruitful ways.

A "thing" was the governing assembly of a Germanic society, made up of the free people of the community presided over by Lawspeakers. Its meeting-place was called a Thingstead.

Liquid democracy, also known as Delegative Democracy, is a form of democratic control whereby voting power is vested in Delegates, rather than Representatives Wikipedia .

SciTopia is a science project (originally proposed to the Welcome Trust in 2012), that looks to create a new form of Scientific Institution, based on a analysis of the activities and practice of real world science.