Is it apathy? No. | Video on TED.com

“Local politics — schools, zoning, council elections — hit us where we live. So why don’t more of us actually get involved? Is it apathy? Dave Meslin says no. He identifies 7 barriers that keep us from taking part in our communities, even when we truly care.”

Obstacles and barriers to public engagement, sounds vaguely familiar. We, the public, are too often treated as an adversary of our own government. kdl

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