New york — When community parks are neglected engaged residents are willing to meet in cool of the evening to build demand for their simple cause. Safe parks, useful parks, open parks, maintained parks, free par...
Praha 1 — Sociolinguistics has always been interesting to me, how language shapes culture and its relative sense of the world. Finnish and Estonian are very similar, a unique language family. So in these cases ...
Praha 1 — The counterpoint to this is today I’m sitting here working on my Chicago based project. It all makes sense to this Colombian Norwegian-American.
Flaneur chats w/ @honzakral: czech culture & EU politics, uprisings history, verified connections, rum rye & beer reduction cocktails.
Dinner at architecture gallery w/Estonian curator from #openupfest revealed this #mediaecology gem: entertainment in Estonian, meelelahutis, literally means mind dissolvement.
Third culture kid moments: strangers here initially think I'm German or French. Sometimes I respond in Spanish to mess w/them.
Spring blooms people. As William Whyte noted, and especially after a long winter, people sit anywhere there is sun.
Meta post. Reminded by Craig to see how Hi is doing since September 2013. Useful for advocacy storytelling?
Let's assemble the best Governance models for our hyper-local peer to peer mediated world. Open-source, values-based consensus, liquid democracy, and... ?
Helping organize neighbors from 70 to 20 something years of age to improve our local park, across from my apartment.