newslog: 6 Dec – 27 Dec

2006-12-27 Richard Moore ——————————————————– Leading stories… 14 Dec – Adrian Salbuchi: a history of our ruling elites 14 Dec – * Mexico City: The Spirit Of Resistance * 14 Dec – Dahr Jamail: Cornered Military Takes to Desperate Tactics 14 Dec – Monibot: US torture ‘routine and systematic’ 14 Dec – … Read more

Chavez launches new democratic process

2006-12-21 Richard Moore Original source URL: “It’s My Party, and I’ll Cry If I Want to”: Chavez Moves Forward by Michael A. Lebowitz Caracas, 16 December 2006 Was it my imagination or were there lots of sad faces at last night’s meeting at the Teresa Carrena theatre — the site of so many Bolivarian … Read more

Boston Air Traffic Controller Says 9/11 An Inside Job

2006-12-15 Richard Moore I downloaded a copy of this video, in case it disappears from the web, or if anyone wants a personal copy. cheers, rkm ——————————————————– Original source URL: Boston Air Traffic Controller Says 9/11 An Inside Job Knew people in FAA on day of hijackings who said intercept procedures should have been … Read more

Tom Atlee: processes for addressing specific issues

2006-12-12 Richard Moore This posting is excerpted from an email Tom sent to a few people. rkm ——————————————————– Date: Sat, 18 Nov 2006 14:14:36 -0800 From: Tom Atlee <•••@••.•••> The Wisdom Council is NOT for addressing specific issues. However, DF (Dynamic facilitation) CAN be used that way. But its use in dealing publicly with public … Read more

reader dialog – 7 Dec 2006

2006-12-08 Richard Moore Friends, I finally made my first edit to an entry in Wikipedia. I expanded the scope of the ‘direct democracy’ page: check it out, rkm ——————————————————– From: “Richard Moore” To: “marc bombois” Sent: Wednesday, December 06, 2006 9:42 AM Subject: greetings from ireland… Hi Marc, Thanks again for hosting me on … Read more

FYI: Community Empowerment Project Proposal – Version 2

2006-12-06 Richard Moore _________________________________ The Community Empowerment Project – Version 2 – — GOAL The goal of the project is to learn how real democracy — self-governance — can be manifested. — OBJECTIVE The objective of the project is to carry out an intensive experiment in some community, involving various kinds of dialog processes, seeking … Read more

newslog: 24 Nov – 2 Dec 2006

2006-12-04 Richard Moore ——————————————————– ——————————————————– Leading stories… 02 Dec – Bush family: Dynasty of Death (Part 1) 02 Dec – Bush family: Dynasty of Death (Part 2) 02 Dec – * CFR on the Middle East: THE END OF AN ERA * (?) 27 Nov – * Democracy: an idea whose time … Read more

Escaping the Matrix: critique & response

2006-12-02 Richard Moore ——————————————————– Date: Thu, 30 Nov 2006 12:00:31 -0800 To: •••@••.••• From: Joe Jaffe <> Subject: Re: ETM When I first heard of Richard’s ideas they sounded great. But as I read the details it seemed to me that the implementation of good ideas has to deal with real people in a real … Read more