137 – relationships and family

Reading Time: < 1 minuteHow should relationships and families be integrated into the community? The community, while sharing similarities with monastic orders has far more in common with a campus university or kibbutz. A working collaborative commune in which...

127 – Election process

Reading Time: < 1 minuteHow are members elected to different positions? Initially in a small community positions will be given to those most suited to the role and with the most experience. Ultimately a list of advocates amongst the top 10 in each department will...

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Reading Time: < 1 minuteHow are decisions made in the community? There appear to be (from previous entries ) a number of methods emerging. Firstly an elected official can make decisions within the purview of his elected position. Secondly, there are are both short...

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Reading Time: < 1 minuteHow should new members be found? The community should encourage new membership broadly through its website, through associations at universities and word of mouth. Affiliations to existing institutions and the creation of educational...

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Reading Time: < 1 minuteWhat technologies should be used? Initially due to budget constraints, space, health and safety issues, the initial community should focus purely on computer and IT technologies. These provide the most utility for the lowest costs. As for...