PEOPLE POWER        WITHOUT        PARTIES        what it means for politicians        Mary Joyce | Ciudadano 3.0 | Mexico...
IN THE PASTPOLITICIANSHAD ALL THEPOWERTHEY SET THEAGENDATHEY MOBILIZEDVOTERS
NOW WITHDIGITALTECHNOLOGYCITIZENSARE TAKING BACK SOME OF THISPOWERTHEY ARE SETTINGAGENDASTHEY ARE MOBILIZINGTHEMSELVES    ...
WHAT DOES THIS MEAN FORPOLITICALPARTIES?WHAT DOES THIS MEAN FORPOLITICIANS?                          Image: Hammoud_/Flickr
LET’S LISTEN TO THEVO I C E S O F T H E S ECITIZENSAND SEE HOW LEADERSRESPOND
EGYPTThere isn’t one of us here on a highhorse leading the masses....Therevolution belonged to the Internetyouth. Then it ...
Ex-President MubarakThe events of the last fewdays require us all as apeople and as a leadershipto chose between chaosand ...
SPAINEs una noticia preocupante la increíble distancia - blogger Ignacio Escolarque se está creando entre los políticos y ...
Prime Minister Zapatero    "It is a peaceful protest    that deserves our    respect... While it is hard    for young peop...
INDIA“Why should we fight? The funds in government treasuriesare ours. The treasuries are not threatened by thieves butby t...
Prime Minister Singh"I acknowledge that AnnaHazare may be inspired byhigh ideals.... However, thepath that he has chosen, ...
USA“The mask is off, thecurtain drawn back - weh ave a FA I L U R E O FL E A D E R S H I P, i n b o t hparties.        ENO...
Tea Party Politicians: Bachmann, Paline, Armey                                       "It is just so inspiring to see real ...
MÉXICONo soy historiador, másbien soy un Experto deNada, pero me pareceque el intercambio quetuvo verificativo entrereprese...
The Options                                        The Options         Respect         without               Co-opt       ...
WHAT IS THE BEST WAY        FORWARD        FOR                MÉXICO?EGYPT   SPAIN                               INDIA    ...
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  1. 1. PEOPLE POWER WITHOUT PARTIES what it means for politicians Mary Joyce | Ciudadano 3.0 | Mexico City | September 20, 2011EGYPT SPAIN INDIA USA MÉXICO Images: globalexchange.org, pasotraspaso/Flickr, Gigi Ibrahim/Flickr, Fibonacci Blue/Flickr, wewantcorruptionfreeindia.blogspot.com
  2. 2. IN THE PASTPOLITICIANSHAD ALL THEPOWERTHEY SET THEAGENDATHEY MOBILIZEDVOTERS
  3. 3. NOW WITHDIGITALTECHNOLOGYCITIZENSARE TAKING BACK SOME OF THISPOWERTHEY ARE SETTINGAGENDASTHEY ARE MOBILIZINGTHEMSELVES Image: Hammoud_/Flickr
  4. 4. WHAT DOES THIS MEAN FORPOLITICALPARTIES?WHAT DOES THIS MEAN FORPOLITICIANS? Image: Hammoud_/Flickr
  5. 5. LET’S LISTEN TO THEVO I C E S O F T H E S ECITIZENSAND SEE HOW LEADERSRESPOND
  6. 6. EGYPTThere isn’t one of us here on a highhorse leading the masses....Therevolution belonged to the Internetyouth. Then it belonged to theEgyptian youth. Then it belongedto all the people of Egypt. - Facebook page administrator Wael Ghonim on the leadership of the Egyptian revolution television interview, February,7 2011
  7. 7. Ex-President MubarakThe events of the last fewdays require us all as apeople and as a leadershipto chose between chaosand stability. -televised speech, February 1, 2011 Image: virtacore.com
  8. 8. SPAINEs una noticia preocupante la increíble distancia - blogger Ignacio Escolarque se está creando entre los políticos y el resto Público blog, May 17, 2011de los ciudadanos. El 15-M no es el único síntomade que esta democracia está enferma, de que nopodrá sobrevivir si se mantiene la injusticia, lacorrupción y la impunidad.Cuántos decían que no era posible uncambio? Cuántos creían que siempreviviríamos así? Cuántos? Esto es soloel comienzo. #acampadabcn - @LaKylaB Twitter, May 20, 2011 Image: Pedro Armestre/AFP/Getty Images
  9. 9. Prime Minister Zapatero "It is a peaceful protest that deserves our respect... While it is hard for young people today to see the results of the reforms, the results will come.” -speech in La Coruna, May 20, 2011 Image: PSOE.es
  10. 10. INDIA“Why should we fight? The funds in government treasuriesare ours. The treasuries are not threatened by thieves butby those who guard it. The country is not betrayed byenemies but by these traitors.” -Anna Hazare (no date) Image: howzzit.com
  11. 11. Prime Minister Singh"I acknowledge that AnnaHazare may be inspired byhigh ideals.... However, thepath that he has chosen, toimpose a draft of the billon parliament, is totallymisconceived.” -speech to Parliament, August 17, 2011"We are together in thisfight against corruption.” -letter to Anna Hazare, August 23, 2011 Image: Brittannica.com
  12. 12. USA“The mask is off, thecurtain drawn back - weh ave a FA I L U R E O FL E A D E R S H I P, i n b o t hparties. ENOUGH ISENOUGH! This is nolonger about Democrats orRepublicans. This is aboutthe future of America.” - teapartypatriots.org August, 2011 Image: Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman
  13. 13. Tea Party Politicians: Bachmann, Paline, Armey "It is just so inspiring to see real people. Not politicos. Not inside-the- beltway professionals. Come out and stand up and speak out for common sense conservative principles.” - Facebook post February 6, 2010 Lower taxes."The Tea Party is a dynamic Less government.force for good in our More freeedom.national conversation.” - FreedomWorks slogan, 2011-response to State of the UnionJanuary 25, 2011 Image: mainfo.blogspot.com, Wikipedia
  14. 14. MÉXICONo soy historiador, másbien soy un Experto deNada, pero me pareceque el intercambio quetuvo verificativo entrerepresentantes de lasociedad civil sin partidopolítico y sin banderaelectoral, con el titulardel Poder Ejecutivo ymiembros de sugabinete en un actopúblico no tieneprecedentes en el país. - Manuel RoblesExperto de la Nada blog, June 23, 2011 Image: La Tecera
  15. 15. The Options The Options Respect without Co-opt Results = Win? = LoseIgnore Criticize and then EngageAttack Placate = Win? = Lose= Lose
  16. 16. WHAT IS THE BEST WAY FORWARD FOR MÉXICO?EGYPT SPAIN INDIA USA MÉXICO Images: globalexchange.org, pasotraspaso/Flickr, Gigi Ibrahim/Flickr, Fibonacci Blue/Flickr, wewantcorruptionfreeindia.blogspot.com
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