Open Collective
Open Collective

Better Platform

Better Platform runs creative experiments in user governance. We're organizing A People's History of Twitter and then a people's assembly.

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SmartCoop

$2,472 USD since Dec 2022

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Institute for the Future

$2,000 USD since Feb 2023

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Jason Wiener

$1,000 USD since Nov 2022

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MEDLab Bot

$1,000 USD since Nov 2022

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Nathan Schneider

$300 USD since Nov 2022

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anonymous

$100 USD since Nov 2022

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sarah drinkwater

$10 USD since Nov 2022

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Economic Security Project, Inc.

$10,000 USD since Dec 2022

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Schwab Charitable

$1,010 USD since Dec 2022

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New_ Public

$1,000 USD since Dec 2022

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Today’s balance

$1,166.33 USD

Total raised

$19,636.20 USD

Total disbursed

$18,469.87 USD

Estimated annual budget

$21,211.20 USD

About


#BetterPlatform is a collaboration between users, workers, shareholders, and partner organizations. Our group emerged from the #BuyTwitter campaign to make Twitter a public utility with broad-based ownership & accountability, like a co-op. Visit our website at betterplatform.netΒ or follow us on Twitter (while it lasts) at @BetterPlatform_.

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