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Part consultancy, part thinktank, part social enterprise, Halcyon helps you prepare for and respond to personal, organisational and societal change.

Halcyon's forthcoming 52:52:52 campaign on Twitter will help you address 52 issues with 52 responses over 52 weeks.

To be a catalyst is the ambition most appropriate for those who see the world as being in constant change, and who, without thinking that they control it, wish to influence its direction - Theodore Zeldin


What's Changing? - Democracy
Halcyon Identifies 19 July 2018


Please see below selected recent democracy-related change.


See also: Halcyon Democracy Headlines


July 2018

Halcyon Democracy Headlines Halcyon Identifies 6 June 2018

Halcyon curates the most significant democracy-related content from carefully selected sources, Please contact us if you'd like our help with democracy-related challenges.

On Virtual Experience Halcyon In Kal… 10 April 2016

Imagine anyone being able to travel virtually anywhere...such as along the Trans Siberian Railway.  No substitute for the original, certainly, but perhaps a relatively green way nonetheless of democratising curiosity.

Halcyon Listened - 2013
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Halcyon Inspired 29 November 2013

During November 2013, we listened to and would recommend the following podcasts:

Inspired to strive for food sovereignty worldwide Halcyon Inspired 10 January 2012

Grassroots groups worldwide are promoting a new framework to radically alter the way we produce and distribute food.  Uniting behind the banner of "food sovereignty", people are working not just for access to food, but for communities to have the right to democratically define their own food and agricultural systems without harming other people or the environment.

Imagining getting time-critical intell to and from those who need it most... Halcyon Imagines 3 August 2011

...a growing open-source platform claims to have achieved this, tracking emerging signs of conflict, epidemics etc. in troubled areas around the world.

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Television is the first truly democratic culture - the first culture available to everybody and entirely governed by what the people want. The most terrifying thing is what people do want -- Clive Alexander Barnes (b. 1927), British journalist, critic, author

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I'm very much an activist. I grew up in Russia during the height of the Cold War, a very restrictive communist society that didn't allow the individual to have a voice. Since moving to this country when I was 10, I've always had this drive to democratise the human voice. Technology is just a tool, and the Internet will be our tool to democratise television - Dmitry Shapiro, Founder and CEO, Veoh Networks Inc., San Diego, California

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Democracy is coming to the USA - Leonard Cohen

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Democracy is based upon the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people - Harry Emerson Fosdick

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