Working in Public

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Cult of the Dead Cow

Joseph Menn

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Jon Alexander, Ariane Conrad

Direct message

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Victor Sauceda

CEO, founder, justice reform advocate, community leader, change agent

Marlena Medford

Marlena Medford

Civic tech evangelizer. Storyteller. Diversity seeker.

Angie Quirarte

Angie Quirarte

Civic techie, bureaucracy hacker, dot connecter


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Jon Alexander and Ariane Conrad share why the key to fixing everything is all of us.

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A must-read for the entire civic spectrum.


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Civic hacking

The soul and grassroots foundation of democracy.

Luke Fretwell

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Open civic organizations

How government agencies, academia, nonprofit organizations and public sector vendors can build open, participatory models of operating.

Luke Fretwell

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Virtuous civic circle

By adopting a simple public engagement framework, we can build a more inspired government, together.

Luke Fretwell

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Pedigree and public interest technology

The community that supports digital government services should be undeniably representative of everyone.

Luke Fretwell


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