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thoughts on the development of peer-to-peer dynamics in the field of politics, economics and institutions
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Marco Casagrande_TEXT: P A R A C I T Y

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A paracity is an organic structure which can encompass a large number of human individuals. It has some things in common with our current urbanised areas however a paracity is not bound to space. It can live off a currently existing city and inhabit the same space. It can be seen as a second layer on top of a society. A paracity lives off another city like a parasite off its host. 
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Charles Eisenstein - The Living Planet - YouTube

From an evening hosted by the Gaia Foundation, in London on the 20th November 2013, Charles Eisenstein reflects on the Earth's true nature as a complex living system.

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Davos: The Shifting Nature of Power and the Shifting Power of Nature - Huffington Post

Davos: The Shifting Nature of Power and the Shifting Power of Nature - Huffington Post | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

This year's theme is "The Reshaping of the World: Consequences for Society, Politics and Business." A few words from the preamble make me raise my eye brows: "political, economic, social and, above all, technological forces... are shifting power from traditional hierarchies to networked heterarchies." That means the false idea of reducing democracy to the singular act of voting every few years is over. People are begging to assert participatory democracy and exercise people power, using many new technologies and methods of interconnection, as levels of confidence in political leadership are dangerously declining around the world.

 
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Rights of Nature and an Earth Community Economy

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The "Rights of Nature" approach promotes a structure of law that recognizes that our living planet has rights of its own.
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