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Ryan Wold

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Civic hacking

The soul and grassroots foundation of democracy.

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Open civic organizations

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Government README

A simple practice can help give clarity to public sector projects and services, and how those impacted can engage with them.

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RSS government

Defaulting to an open protocol to syndicate government information makes public communications universally accessible.

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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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