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<blockquote>"Vision is the work of our imagination, a resource that every single person is born with." [https://www.xrdemocracy.uk/godeeper Future Democracy Hub]
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"As one essay in the collection argues, it is better to think about the future than not; that in itself is democratising."  
 
"As one essay in the collection argues, it is better to think about the future than not; that in itself is democratising."  
 
Tom Symons, Nesta <ref>[https://media.nesta.org.uk/documents/Radical_Visions_of_Future_Government_-_final.pdf media.nesta.org.uk]</ref></blockquote>
 
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What communities can do

Why visions matter

"Vision is the work of our imagination, a resource that every single person is born with." Future Democracy Hub

"Futures work can help stretch our imagination by considering what is desirable, what is plausible, and what should be avoided."
"As one essay in the collection argues, it is better to think about the future than not; that in itself is democratising."

Tom Symons, Nesta [1]

Resources

Quotes

"Vision without action is a daydream, action without vision is a nightmare." Japanese proverb

Video

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News and comment

2019

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Oct 16 Extinction Rebellion's car-free streets showcase the possibility of a beautiful, safe and green future [2]

Oct 16 Flights of fancy: 10 ways to imagine our way out of the climate crisis [3]

Oct 15 The Sustainable Future Town of Your Imagination [4]

Oct 6 What does a flourishing regenerative future look like? [5]

2018

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Dec 5 Climate action USA: With a Green New Deal, here's what the world could look like for the next generation [6]

Events

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Oct 17 - 24 Pop Up Tomorrow, 2019, Thu-Thu

See also

Local pages

Visions UK

Belgium - Camden - Denmark - Europe - Liverpool - London - New York City - Slovenia - Southwark - United States - Wales - Washington - Wiltshire

Topic pages

Climate action - Community involvement - Road safety

Resource pages

Citizens data initiative - Transition Network

Interwiki links

External links

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References

  1. media.nesta.org.uk
  2. theconversation.com
  3. The Guardian
  4. @yesmagazine
  5. part of 'Alternative Editorial: Back On The Streets', The Alternative UK
  6. theintercept.com