I: What does one need to learn or know before learning sociocracy?

There are two answers to this: (A) nothing. Being human, everyone is equipped with the natural capacitiy to explore, cooperate, connect and move things forward. The real obstacle is to un-learn the lessons of hierarchy, from feeling unworthy, from being discouraged by failed cooperation. (B) To do sociocracy well, it’s useful to have done some personal work that helps un-learn that conditioning and to create inner room to listen and embrace everyone’s needs and opinions.

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