A proposal for Ethereum voting mechanisms and common funds distribution

Shiv Malik
Mar 14 · 18 min read
The space: we can get together, but can we get it together?

States often abuse their Monopoly on Violence with total impunity. A lack of competition will have that effect.

The cartoon the hotel manager shows me.

In Defence of Szabo’s Law

Oh no, the parents are fighting - make it stop!
Vlad’s monster two-hour governance talk.

‘Sorry, there’s nothing we can do for you … [because the code runs autonomously]’ is a profoundly powerful response.

Following the leader: Round Robin petition from 1621
Such whipping. Very laughter. Much hubris.

Rising out of the Tyranny of Structurelessness

A system that permits only infallibility is one that is incurably bounded.

Occupy and protocols for consensus-based decision making

Distributing Common Funds: The Waitrose Solution

Those Waitrose voting boxes with green tokens

Hello ERTs

Marketplace for distributing Community Funds

Preference signalling

Fund Recovery

Tools for Human Coordination

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Shiv Malik

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Head of Comms for Streamr. Author. Broadcaster. Former Guardian investigative journalist. Passionate about economics, decentralization & Mutualism.

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