Monthly Archives: October 2012

Presidential debates – and deliberations

Barack Obama believes in deliberative democracy. As he puts it in his 2006 book The Audacity of Hope: “What the framework of our constitution can do is organize the way in which we argue about our future. All of its … Continue reading

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Deliberating around the world

From October 5th to 7th 2012 an interesting deliberative event was realized in Italy. The experiment took place in Monteveglio (BO) Emilia Romagna, a region which has had historically a primary role in the political development of modern Italy. ┬áIn … Continue reading

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