• Archive for May, 2011

    New word: degovernancing

    by  • May 19, 2011 • Everything Else • 0 Comments

    Degovernancing: to reduce the need for governance in a situation, frequently by intentional structural change. To buy each child their own version of a toy to reduce fights about sharing is an example of degovernancing. Relevant background material matrix government (highly relevant), infrastructure for anarchists and the Leashless Manifesto Why is this necessary? The strategic [...]

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    Going Feral

    by  • May 8, 2011 • Everything Else, Personal • 6 Comments

    I go feral fast. That wouldn’t surprise anybody who really knows me, but the years I spent on the road in America in my twenties aren’t easy to see, here in the last year of my thirties. It’s 2011, and I’m sitting beside a cheap tent in a big, dark wood surrounded on all sides [...]

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    Living Video and the Akvo Video Strategy

    by  • May 3, 2011 • Everything Else • 0 Comments

    These are two pieces of documentation I’ve done for organizations which wanted to use video to draw communities together into collective action. The first is the Akvo Video Strategy (pdf) and supporting technical doc which from two years ago, February 2009. These two documents together express a vision of how to use video to draw [...]

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    I live here.

    by  • May 2, 2011 • Everything Else • 1 Comment

    11 meg compressed audio of mb 12 minutes of chatter and music from my new local pub. 400 mb 24/96 .WAV file of 12 minutes of chatter and music from my new local pub. You’ll need headphones to make any sense of what’s going on at all, it was a very loud and chaotic aural [...]

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