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So where is everybody?

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I've just joined this, I read the pre-amble, I was excited and then..........tumbleweed. It would appear nothing has happened on here for years. Like a hamburger displayed on the entrance to a drive-through, this deifinitly flattered to decieve. This ironically mirrors the plight of the left in NZ. So what happened? What went wrong? Why didn't this work?

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Treaty issues

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I think we should have a discussion about how the treay paradigm fits into parecon. There seems to me to be some contradictions; for the Maori renaissance involves issues of sovereignty, that is, state to state relationships. As well, the evolution of tribal corporations from treaty settlements begs some questions as well, for they are playing the market game witih some enthusiasm and some success. How do worker and consumer councils embody these relations in a satisfactory way? Would our whole…

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Unified Voice in Action. Really?!

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"The organization’s structure and policy (….) always expects members to actively participate in the life of the organization including taking collective responsibility for it and presenting a unified voice in action."                                                                                                      …

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