[P2P-F] Fwd: Voice of the People

Michel Bauwens michel at p2pfoundation.net
Sun Oct 13 11:10:39 CEST 2013

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From: Volker Ralf Grassmuck <volker.grassmuck at inkubator.leuphana.de>
Date: Sat, Oct 12, 2013 at 4:44 PM
Subject: Voice of the People
To: Leif Olsen <leif_thomas_olsen at yahoo.com>
Cc: jose ramos <jose at actionforesight.net>, Nicloás Mendoza <
nicolasmendo at gmail.com>, Michel Bauwens <michel at p2pfoundation.net>

Dear Thomas et al.,

just was alerted by Larry Lessig’s blog to the Voice of the People project,
which is developing innovative (and scientifically valid) ways to allow
“Members of Congress to hear from a representative sample of their
constituents on key issues facing Congress.”  Create a Citizen Cabinet: A
scientifically selected representative sample of over 120,000 Americans
would be regularly consulted on policy issues, using new online interactive

Sounds very similar to a Reference Parliament, doesn’t it?


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