What is the most important thing that you realized during the COVID-19 pandemic?

What is the most important thing that you realized during the COVID-19 pandemic?

[ 26/August/21 ]

That there is no real security for any, unless there is security for all.

That comes bundled with the ideas:
that freedom is necessary, and freedom without responsibility necessarily self terminates; and
cooperation is fundamental to the emergence and security of all levels of complexity (contrary to popular dogma that evolution is all about competition); and
in the presence of automation, market incentives and human values diverge rapidly.

And cooperation is nothing like control. Cooperation requires real conversations between multiple levels and classes and instances of agents.

About Ted Howard NZ

Seems like I might be a cancer survivor. Thinking about the systemic incentives within the world we find ourselves in, and how we might adjust them to provide an environment that supports everyone (no exceptions) - see www.tedhowardnz.com/money
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