Now in English, our eBook: The ecosystem of an open democracy


<<The ecosystem of an open democracy>> is an eBook about political innovation in Latin America and Spain that democraciaAbierta has co-published along with apps4citizens in Barcelona. Español

8 September 2017

Since a few years, we are witnessing the emergence of relational power, of transversality, of participation. This is the enclave that gives meaning and protagonism to technopolitics, to political experimentation and to the democratic transformation that we are experiencing. 

The following authors from Spain and Latin America have participated in the eBook "The ecosystem of an open democracy": Ana Lis RodríguezMònica GarrigaRicard EspeltEduard Martín-BorregónEdgar RoviraSabrina Díaz RatoPablo ColladaTomas DiezMara BalestriniValeria RighiThamy PogrebinschiMatías BianchiCristian LeonAntonella Perini y Bernardo Gutiérrez

The eBook is available for download in English and Spanish (and coming soon, Portuguese) here:

Is it time to pay reparations?

The Black Lives Matter movement has renewed demands from activists in the US and around the world seeking compensation for the legacies of slavery and colonialism. But what would a reparative economic agenda practically entail and what models exist around the world?

Join us for this free live discussion at 5pm UK time (12pm EDT), Thursday 17 June.

Hear from:

  • Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor: Author of Race for Profit: How Banks and the Real Estate Industry Undermined Black Homeownership
  • Esther Stanford-Xosei: Jurisconsult, Pan-Afrikan Reparations Coalition in Europe (PARCOE).
  • Ronnie Galvin: Managing Director for Community Investment, Greater Washington Community Foundation and Senior Fellow, The Democracy Collaborative.
  • Chair, Aaron White: North American economics editor, openDemocracy
Unete a nuestro boletín ¿Qué pasa con la democracia, la participación y derechos humanos en Latinoamérica? Entérate a través de nuestro boletín semanal. Suscríbeme al boletín.


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