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Monthly Archive March, 2008

Rural Voices – Placeblogging

Our work on our “Online Rural Voices” initiative is underway. Phase one, is identifying community blogs, citizen journalism projects, and other online citizen media projects in Greater Minnesota. If you live in Greater Minnesota, we invite you to fill out our SHORT SURVEY. We’re using this survey to gather some data about how people in […]

Any Questions? Live online interview with Steven Clift about online town halls April 2, 2008

Hey all, I’ll be interviewed live online next week by David Witzel with PolicyCommon.Org and Forum One Communications. If you have any questions on the topic of “Building Town Halls Online” or e-democracy in general, send them in now. Here is the text of the announcement from LIVE Interviews Online: Interview with Steven Clift on […]

E-Democracy.Org advises proposed UK effort to engage perhaps millions online, Minnesota Listens

Over the last couple months, I’ve had the privilege to participate in an independent online exchange hosted by OpenDemocracy.Net with the goal of assisting the UK Ministry of Justice with plans for a large scale online engagement. Whether they engage thousands, hundreds of thousands, or even top a million people, the fact that a government […]

Online Consultation and Public Policy Making

E-Democracy.Org Program Director, Tim Erickson (that’s me), is the lunch time speaker at a symposia in Columbus, Ohio today. We’ve received late notice that the symposia will be streamed live over the internet. For more info.

E-Democracy: Las Vegas Style

Just over two weeks ago, E-Democracy.Org launched our latest project in Las Vegas, New Mexico. The Las Vegas Issues Forum launched with just over 70 participants on February 23rd. The Las Vegas Issues Forum is being managed by Bob Wallace and Julie Olague, who became the first people to launch a local Issues Forum in […]

E-Democracy.Org is hiring – Issues Forum support and more

(NOTE: This position has been filled. – posted April 16, 2008) Last week, E-Democracy.Org’s Board approved an extended consulting contract with Tim Erickson to serve as our paid Program Director and to coordinate our grant funded Rural Voices and Neighborhood Forum projects. While Tim has been paid for small projects in the past, this is […]


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