Hivemind: help me find software to enable a conditional commitment debt strike

e.g. "I pledge to stop paying my student loan if X others also pledge by Y date"

I know Pledgebank, Beckton, and Who's In (links in thread). Are there others?

pls tag folks who might know :)

if you want to be reminded that decentralised movements and digital tech can indeed reinvent democracy and find unity beneath controversy, I hugely recommend this interview with

I ❤️ right now!

From this one poll I quickly learned: yes, folks from are keen for a European gathering; recruited organisers, helpers and participants; and found the preferred time of year. Gosh so easy!

Right question, right time, right tool.

Stumbled onto a super today: "in 2 min or less, tell me about a decision you made, that turned out to be extremely good or extremely bad."

I learned a LOT about the people in my meeting in almost no time at all.

I can't help but wonder: are perfectly balanced? Do they bend towards insight / meaning / growth? Or do they tip towards meaningless distracting hall of mirrors riddle nonsense?

I've made a pretty good career by seeking revenge for my childhood. 🤺

"If you're wondering whether you identify as , spend time amongst autistic people... If you notice you relate to these people much better than to others, if they make you feel safe, and if they understand you, you have arrived." 💜

I'm curious: to me it seems the lessons of Jo Freeman's Tyranny of Structurelessness are extremely slow in propagating out into the world. Orgs keep tryna ditch structure and are shocked when it doesn't produce equity.

Do you agree that it is slow? How do you explain this?

A beautiful case study of exactly how NOT to do a self organised workplace, by


Pro tip for the coming : the most important survival skill is how to grow trust.

Can you help me find a mentor?

I want to be in relationship with someone who is maybe in their 50's+, who has written a few accessible non fiction books to nudge the evolution of culture.

Who should I ask?

I want to love Buckminster Fuller but geodesic domes have such crap acoustics I can't get over it.

@ntnsndr it's a good read! FWIW people have asked for eg an admin election feature in Loomio. My bias says it is easy to code that up wrong, and the existing general purpose decision tools are good enough. We have always tried to bend Loomio towards good messy human governance rather than bad clean algorithmic gov. I don't feel strongly about that though and really love the vision of a governance app store.

Also discussing methods for peer support within . I've been testing and collecting recipes here:


Talking with about accountability in

Love this article from about promises and consequences in a self-organising context.

Yay and verily, it is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of the needle, than for an insight to pass through a Facebook post.

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