Ideas We Should Steal Festival 2019: Term Limits For City Council?

Would term limits like they have in Arlington, Texas and across the nation make Council more responsive…to us? Check out this story from January, and then find out more at our 2nd Annual Ideas We Should Steal Festival

By Larry Platt

Ideas We Should Steal Festival 2018 Video & Audio: Celebrating Integrity

Listen or watch Accountability Lab's Cheri-Leigh Erasmus idea for helping developing countries turn honest public officials into celebrities. Vote to bring it here

Ideas We Should Steal Festival 2018 Video & Audio: The Secret to Keeping Youth out of Prison? Art

Listen or watch Bartram's High School students on using the power of art to raise awareness about the schools to prison pipeline. Then vote for their idea

Ideas We Should Steal Festival 2018 Video & Audio: The Problem is Us, Income Inequality and the Elite

Listen or watch MSNBC's Ali Velshi, Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes and author Anand Giridharadas talk about leveling the economic playing field. Then vote for their idea

Ideas We Should Steal Festival 2018 Video & Audio: A Novel Approach to Urban Education—Joyful Learning!

Listen or watch Ascend Charter Schools' Steven Wilson talk about the place of joy in education. Then vote for his idea

Ideas We Should Steal Festival 2018 Video & Audio: The Lost Art of Compromise

Listen or watch Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper and former New Jersey Gov. Christine Todd Whitman talk to MSNBC's Ali Velshi about compromise and unity in times of extreme partisanship. Then vote for their ideas

Ideas We Should Steal Festival 2018 Video & Audio: Public Spaces, Civic Health

Listen or watch NYU professor Eric Klinenberg on shaping public spaces to keep communities healthy and connected. Then vote for his homegrown idea

Ideas We Should Steal Festival 2018 Video & Audio: Faith, The Racial Divide, and Building Community

Listen or watch the Reverends Michael Eric Dyson, Chuck Mingo and Bill Golderer preach faith, community, race—and hope