What is lacking?
Current party politics based on old values are wrong: representative democracy is not real democracy. Technology makes it possible to be more directly involved in the decision process. Liquid Democracy is a good example of a practical more direct democracy.Read More
Lack of transparency
Freedom of information is a basic right, as is freedom of expression. Control of those in power cannot be achieved without transparency. Open data is an excellent tool to keep the public well informed. Whistleblowers deserve the protection of society.Read More
Government controls us
The digital revolution changed our society. Our right to privacy is increasingly attacked. Privacy is and should be a right for every citizen both off-line and online. We reject measures by the telecommunications companies that threaten freedom of access. Citizens should have the option to access the Internet anonymouslyRead More
No Universal Basic Income Yet
Giving every citizen a fixed income every month unconditionally and decoupled from other income, opens the way to better jobs. It takes away a most fundamental fear, eradicates poverty, simplifies legislation, kills bureaucracy and boosts creativity.Read More
Sustainability gets undermined
Ecology and ethics should take precedence over economic efficiency and profit maximization.Read More
Politics has no hold on money
The central banks and the IMF still lack a democratic supervision, while inequality continues to increase putting people in poverty throughout the world. We should make people aware of how the system works if we want the necessary changes to happen.Read More
Why not share?
The access to knowledge, technology and culture is a fundamental civil right. The current legislation concerning intellectual property, copyright and patent however is blocking this access.Read More
Too much administration in education
Education is the basis for forming well-informed citizens who can take hold on their future instead of waiting for thinks to happen.Read More
Horizontal structures and better forms of democracy
Of course there are multiple ways to help the means of the pirates. Try to be informed, become a member, make people critical of our old-fashioned democracy, ...
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Today we interviewed Amy, which has lived two times in Iceland a few years back at a host family for quite some time. PI: How did you end up 2 times in Iceland? In my teenage years, I listened to heavy metal music and I have always wanted to go to a Scandinavian country to[…]