April Update

Monthly Meeting, Weekly Sessions, and watching The Social Dilemma

Author: Charles Adjovu

April Monthly Meeting

We held our monthly meeting on April 3rd. You can find the meeting notes here.

Weekly Sessions

We will be holding weekly sessions to shorten the length of the monthly meeting. The weekly sessions will cover:

  1. Expert topics (mostly centered on projects, research updates and tools),

  2. Citizen-topics (mostly centered on learning and getting involved), and

  3. Discussion (mostly centered on brainstorming and issue articulation, and a watching or listening session).

New Readings

Check out these new articles on conceptualizing blockchain as a commons:

  1. Challenges and Approaches to Scaling the Global Commons

  2. A Route to Commons-Based Democratic Monies? Embedding the Governance of Money in Traditional Communal Institutions

The Social Dilemma Film Session

We will be hosting a watch session of The Social Dilemma in the next month. Add your availability here on when2meet.

One we have a date selected, we will post an Eventbrite link.

If you got some time, come watch the film with us.

For more information about the film, you can check out the trailer here: https://www.humanetech.com/the-social-dilemma

Trivia

  1. What is the largest cooperative in the world?

  2. What is a cypherpunk?

  3. What is the six degrees of Kevin Bacon phenomenon?

  4. What is machine learning?

  5. What is a coinbase?

  6. What was the first proof-of-stake cryptocurrency?

  7. What caused Bitcoin’s popularity to rise in 2013?

  8. What is HODL an acronym for?

Leave your answers in the comments!

Contact

Questions? Inquiries? Send an email to ledgerback@gmail.com or leave a comment.

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How do I get involved? Send an email to ledgerback@gmail.com

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