openRep

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Communication & Critique

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Social Legislation

About

openRep is a social platform for elected officials to engage community members over Local issues.

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Tech Ecosystem

Cooperative organization structures may enable elected members to direct local activities. Their roles and actions as publicly elected representatives require transparent and accessible means to engage with. Representative services can be clearly defined with tech-enabled communication and reporting features for easy community access. Developing an openRep dashboard for communal services can enable confidence in elected leadership at any organization.

๐Ÿš€ Exploration Initiatives

Design Administrative Public Dashboard for Committees
Create virtual lobby for community access to outside decision-making
Establish direct communication features between constituents and elected representatives

๐Ÿš€ Exploration Performance Indicators

Onboarding Members
Product Adoption
Product Life Cycle

๐Ÿ”ฎ Circles of Society

Topics Covered

Interchange and Expression
News and Information
Accessibility and Openness
Opinion and Analysis
Dissent and Protest
Privacy and Respect

Engagement Circles

Civil Society
Individuals and Communities
Governance Institutions
Municipal and Provincial Governments
Business Organizations
Corporations and Large Enterprises
Research Entities
Universities and Colleges

๐Ÿ“œ Media Studies

The Medium is the Message

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The Incoherence of the Philosophers

๐Ÿ“š Book
Al-Ghazali
1091

Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers

๐Ÿ“š Book
Diogenes Laรซrtius
1100

The Incoherence of the Incoherence

๐ŸŽ“ Essay
Averroes
1198

Utopia

๐Ÿ“š Book
Thomas More
1516

The Prince

๐Ÿ“š Book
Niccolรฒ Machiavelli
1532

A Short Account of the Destruction of the Indies

๐Ÿ“š Book
Bartolomรฉ de las Casas
1552

Letters on the English

๐Ÿ“ฐ Article
Voltaire
1733

Journey to Pennsylvania

๐Ÿ“ฐ Article
Gottlieb Mittelberger
1754

African Slavery in America

๐Ÿ“ฐ Article
Thomas Paine
1775

Reflections on the Revolution in France

๐Ÿ“š Book
Edmund Burke
1790

Dream of the Red Chamber

๐Ÿ“š Book
Cao Xueqin
1791

The Essence of Christianity

๐Ÿ“š Book
Ludwig Feuerbach
1841

The Philosophy of Composition

๐ŸŽ“ Essay
Edgar Allan Poe
1846

Hard Times

๐Ÿ“š Book
Charles Dickens
1854

A Tale of Two Cities

๐Ÿ“š Book
Charles Dickens
1859

Democratic Vistas

๐Ÿ“š Book
Walt Whitman
1871

Statism and Anarchy

๐Ÿ“š Book
Mikhail Bakunin
1873

Forced Consent

๐Ÿ“ฐ Article
Lysander Spooner
1873

Words of a Rebel

๐Ÿ“š Book
Pyotr Kropotkin
1885

The History of the Standard Oil Company

๐Ÿ“ฐ Article
Ida Tarbell
1904

The Problems of Philosophy

๐Ÿ“š Book
Bertrand Russel
1912

The Three Sources and Three Component Parts of Marxism

๐Ÿ“š Book
Vladimir Lenin
1913

Thoughts for the Times on War and Death

๐ŸŽ“ Essay
Sigmund Freud
1915

Open Letter to Comrade Lenin

๐Ÿ“ฐ Article
Herman Gorter
1920

State and Revolution (On Leninโ€™s Book)

๐Ÿ“š Book
Luigi Fabbri
1920

A Test of the News

๐Ÿ“ฐ Article
Walter Lippman
1920

Public Opinion

๐Ÿ“š Book
Walter Lippman
1922

Free Thought and Official Propaganda

๐Ÿ’ก Lectures
Bertrand Russel
1922

Anarchy and โ€œScientificโ€ Communism

๐Ÿ“š Book
Luigi Fabbri
1922

My Disillusionment in Russia

๐Ÿ“š Book
Emma Goldman
1923

New Course

๐Ÿ“š Book
Leon Trotsky
1924

My Further Disillusionment in Russia

๐Ÿ“š Book
Emma Goldman
1924

The Bolshevik Myth

๐Ÿ“š Book
Alexander Berkman
1925

Sanyalโ€™s Open Letter to Gandhiji

๐Ÿ“ฐ Article
Bhagat Singh
1925

The Phantom Public

๐Ÿ“š Book
Walter Lippman
1925

Propaganda

๐Ÿ“š Book
Edward Bernays
1928

Anarchist Propaganda

๐Ÿ“ฐ Article
Errico Malatesta
1932

The American Federation of Labor and the Present Crisis

๐Ÿ“ฐ Article
Paul Mattick
1935

The Revolution Betrayed

๐Ÿ“š Book
Leon Trotsky
1937

Stalin: An Appraisal of the Man and His Influence

๐Ÿ“š Book
Leon Trotsky
1941

Public Relations

๐Ÿ“š Book
Edward Bernays
1945

The Bourgeoisie Comes of Age in India

๐Ÿ“ฐ Article
Damodar Dharmananda Kosambi
1946

Dialectic of Enlightenment

๐Ÿ“š Book
Theodor W. Adorno
1947

Informal Social Communication

๐ŸŽ“ Essay
Leon Festinger
1950

We Harbour no Illusions

๐Ÿ’ก Lectures
Cheddi Jagan
1953

Death to Imperialism

๐Ÿ“ฐ Article
Cheddi Jagan
1954

A Theory of Cognitive Dissonance

๐ŸŽ“ Essay
Leon Festinger
1957

The Gutenberg Galaxy

๐Ÿ“š Book
Marshall McLuhan
1962

The Structural Transformation of the Public Sphere

๐Ÿ“š Book
Jรผrgen Habermas
1962

The American Revolution: Pages From a Negro Worker's Notebook

๐Ÿ“š Book
James Boggs
1963

Understanding Media

๐Ÿ“š Book
Marshall McLuhan
1964

The Medium Is the Massage

๐Ÿ“š Book
Marshall McLuhan
1967

Symbols of Transformation

๐Ÿ“š Book
Carl Jung
1967

Writing and Difference

๐Ÿ“š Book
Jacques Derrida
1967

Of Grammatology

๐Ÿ“š Book
Jacques Derrida
1967

Speech and Phenomena

๐Ÿ“š Book
Jacques Derrida
1967

The Society of the Spectacle

๐Ÿ“š Book
Guy Debord
1967

I Accuse This Liberal University of Terror and Violence

๐Ÿ“ฐ Article
Fredy Perlman
1969

Counter-Revolutionary Violence: Bloodbaths in Fact & Propaganda

๐Ÿ“š Book
Edward S. Herman,Noam Chomsky
1973

Laws of Media: The New Science

๐Ÿ“š Book
Marshall McLuhan,Eric McLuhan
1977

The Phenomenon of Alienation in the Language

๐Ÿ“š Book
Manolis Glezos
1977

The Political Economy of Human Rights

๐Ÿ“š Book
Edward S. Herman
1979

Critique of the Situationist International

๐Ÿ“ฐ Article
Gilles Dauvรฉ
1979

The Evidence of Things Not Seen

๐Ÿ“š Book
James Baldwin
1985

Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media

๐Ÿ“š Book
Noam Chomsky,Edward S. Herman
1988

ABC Alphabetization of the Popular Mind

๐Ÿ“š Book
Ivan Illich
1988

Paradise of the Blind

๐Ÿ“š Book
Dฦฐฦกng Thu Hฦฐฦกng
1988

Language and Symbolic Power

๐Ÿ“š Book
Pierre Bourdieu
1991

Between Facts and Norms

๐Ÿ“š Book
Jรผrgen Habermas
1992

Make-Believe Media: the Politics of Entertainment

๐Ÿ“š Book
Michael Parenti
1992

Municipal Dreams: Social Ecological Critique of Bookchinโ€™s Politics

๐Ÿ“š Book
John Clark
1998

Indian Feudalism

๐Ÿ“š Book
Ram Sharan Sharma
2005

Bookchin Breaks with Anarchism

๐Ÿ“ฐ Article
Janet Biehl
2007

Theories of Communication

๐Ÿ“š Book
Eric McLuhan,Marshall McLuhan
2011

A History of Communications

๐Ÿ“š Book
Marshall Poe
2011

The Role of the Mass Media in the Integration of Migrants

๐Ÿ“š Book
Vanessa Christoph
2012

Super Position

๐Ÿ“ฐ Article
David Graeber
2012

The Dilemmas of Lenin

๐Ÿ“š Book
Tariq Ali
2017

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