Too often we end up discussing frustrations with our democracy in a social media echo chamber, despairing at the impossibility of real change. An Act As If Council not only brings a community together to discuss their local priorities, but focuses on imagining real community-driven solutions.
These Councils have a simple purpose: groups of local people come together to imagine what they would do if they had the power to run their own place. The discussion takes place within a designed format so that we can best work together and capture ideas for future action.
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