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Most countries update their constitutions every 19 years. In Iceland they scrapped the whole thing and started over in 2011. Although we’ve amended our Constitution 27 times, we Americans are working with a document written by white dudes over 200 years ago, a time of horse drawn carriages and the pony express. How does it hold up in a country of driverless cars and twitter? Rebecca Ryan offers five ideas to upgrade the U.S. Constitution.
Government is ripe for reformation because of citizens’ changing values, and the transformation we’ve seen in communications. Charlie Grantham predicts three radical changes that will make city government smaller, more efficient, and more innovative.
Both the GOP and the traditional environmental movement are filled with older white people, all focused on each other. And if they don’t do something to diversify, they will die. Here are four root causes of how the environmental movement is falling short, and how a sister “environmental justice” movement is taking root.
New America will change the map, and with it America’s sensibilities. New America will demand fairer taxes and a contemporary immigration system. New America will fight for economic mobility and social justice. New America will be less Republican, less Democratic, and more independent, self-directed. In this excerpt from ReGENERATION, Rebecca shares amazing statistics about New America.