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Citizen Participation in Madrid: Reflections about Virtual and Face-to-Face Platforms

By Margarita Rodríguez Ibáñez, Madrid. Spain. Abstract: Since 2015, Madrid City Council has been trying to include the citizen vote in participatory processes, using digital platforms and face-to-face tools. In this paper, we ask ourselves whether...
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The European Commons Assembly in Madrid for a Renewed Political Force in Europe

The crisis of the European Union begs for new, unifying and constructive narratives – alternatives to the right-wing populist and nationalist wave getting fiercer every day. A commons approach holds the potential for a unified vision towards an alternative...
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