Here are six easy things you can do right now:
1. BECOME A SORTITION FOUNDATION MEMBER
Become a member and support our work, keep up to date with what we are doing and participate in the important strategic decisions of the Sortition Foundation. Yes, we are a member-run not-for-profit organisation.
2. SPREAD THE WORD
- Like us on Facebook and share our posts,
- Follow us on Twitter
- Tell us if you know someone that you think would support us.
3. SIGN THE MANIFESTO calling for a Citizens' House to replace the House of Lords
We are calling for the House of Lords to be replaced with a Citizens' House. You can add your name to the manifesto.
4. GET INFORMED
- Read our blog
- Check out the Equality by Lot blog
- Read these great books promoting sortition: Rebooting Democracy, Against Elections, The End of Politicians
Or check out this list of the Top Ten Best Sortition Videos.
5. BECOME A SORTITION AMBASSADOR
Ready to spread the word in your local area? Want to try to convince your political representatives to tackle a pressing issue through a citizens' assembly or policy jury? Then contact us and join our sortition ambassador programme. You will:
- Receive one-on-one support and training on how to promote deliberative sortition assemblies,
- Engage in peer learning with our growing team of ambassadors,
- Get that warm, fuzzy feeling that you are actively helping make a transformative change in how democracy is done!
Ready to become a sortition ambassador? Then get in touch.
6. VOLUNTEER or DONATE
If you want to become a volunteer and help us in other ways that would be great - we need your help.
And donating will make change happen faster. Thank you!