You Can’t Evict an Idea by Sally Kohn. A Fox News Editorial that could have come from Huffington Post.

A Fox News Editorial that could have come from Huffington Post. You Can’t Evict an Idea By Sally Kohn Published November 15, 2011 The “occupy” camps were just a tactic. The 99% is a growing movement whose time has come. In the middle of the night, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and hundreds of police in … Continue reading

Changing the Game’s Change Design Lab: Coffee Party 2.0 Transition Project

Changing the Game; Power Politics and Participation and the Change Design Lab have partnered with the Coffee Party (March 2011) to conduct a four month endeavor called CP 2.0 Transition Project.  Here are some clips from Coffee Party Newsletters that describe our work. “The Coffee Party 2.0 Transition Team is working hard to lay out the strategy and infrastructure … Continue reading

Annabel Park on self-organizing, leadership and taking action. Video on tax burden shift too.

I’m exploring how we are changing in the business of instigating change for a healthier society, economy and democratic republic.  Annabel Park is an example of new kind of leader and the Coffee Party is learning how to be an effective maker of movements, large and small.  Enjoy.  Walt Click here to go to Annabel’s … Continue reading

Purpose, motivation and understanding human behavior. Dan Pink on “Drive”. A “Must Watch”!

Not much to say here except….  this video had my full attention.   At the heart of changing the socio/political game is understanding what drives people.  Not altogether surprising but very very reassuring.  Dan Pink, “Drive”.  Enjoy.  Walt DRIVE From Daniel H. Pink, the author of the bestselling A Whole New Mind, comes a paradigm-shattering look at … Continue reading

Michelle Holliday’s TED Talk VIDEO on Thrivability + The Future of Humanity

4/4/2011  I’m posting this again with the Video of Michelle’s talk as well as the text version I sent in late February.  Walt Significant changes often are underpinned by a significantly different way of viewing the world and how it works.  Michelle Holliday is doing a great job of articulating some of the emerging perspectives … Continue reading

Business for Democracy, opposed to Citizens United decision.

Recently Changing The Game worked with the Coffee Party and Movement For The People in an effort to foster a transpartisan coalition to address the Citizens United decision and other aspects of “corporatocracy” (influence of money in politics).  This mention of Business for Democracy came by way of the Social Venture Network newsletter.  It will be interesting … Continue reading