Intertwinkles is “a platform built from the ground up to help small democratic groups to do process online. It provides structure to improve the efficiency of specific communication tasks like brainstorming and proposals.”
From the about page:
InterTwinkles is a research project and platform for developing tools to help reach the type of deep understanding that is necessary for consensus decision making.
Code available on Github.
bq. Voting and proposals are part of this – but only the easiest part. :) The real challenge is getting diverse groups of people with varying degrees of computer literacy and access, varying communciation styles, and varying experience on the same page.