Ideas Agora

Today we ask you to jam in a different way: you can open yourself a brand new discussion to share your ideas or join already open discussions below.

The focus:

We, the people of culture, let our fragmentation reduce our impact on society.
What is the first thing we need to do to reverse this trend? To become a "we"?

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For too long we have accepted that everything can be replaced by something newer and more efficient, shiny, smart. For too long we have accepted the commodification of everything.

For too long we have surrendered to a short-term approach to…

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28 Replies · Reply by Carla Schiavone Apr 30, 2016

A path that connects

One of my heroes, Francisco Varela, gave a talk for 3 hours without notes on, "The necessary pre-conditions for a thought to arise".  It took a while for the answer to come and it was, for me, a profound moment - it was merely the SENSE of…

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10 Replies · Reply by Rex Barker Apr 29, 2016

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Montserrat Moliner replied to Culture Action Europe's discussion We have solutions!
"To regulate a common space, to be able to implement a taxation that takes into account the intermittents of artistic work. This common space should take into account the differences between the countries of North and South Europe, as there is curren…"
Apr 25
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Montserrat Moliner replied to Culture Action Europe's discussion We have solutions!
"Lower and regulate the taxes of added value generated by cultural work in Europe and stop considering culture as a product or object of luxury."
Apr 25
Maria Mulas replied to Culture Action Europe's discussion We have solutions!
"1) Try to change educational systems in the schools of Countries with less possibilities for to involve more the Young peoples in the future and involve them also more in the mobility of Europe. For to do it, is necessary more information in the sch…"
Apr 25
Marco Aperti replied to Culture Action Europe's discussion We have solutions!
"Dear participants
Thanks for the interesting conversations and comments.
I mostly followed the Education & Research and the Labour and Working Condition Conditions sections.
I’m part of a grassroots organization (Conversas) based in Rotterdam now ac…"
Apr 25
Montserrat Moliner replied to Culture Action Europe's discussion We have solutions!
"We can not accept that the passion for artistic work is an excuse for having less opportunities or working in precarious conditions."
Apr 25
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