Category Archives: Politics

London Futurists – The world after coronavirus – key dimensions for decisions

The world after coronavirus: key dimensions for decisions? [ 9/4/20 ] If you frame it as either/or(s) you see a set of possible patterns as points on a line. If you frame it as all things being necessary, in different … Continue reading

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To a comment from Joe Brewer on Daniel’s Portal post

Comment from Joe Brewer on Daniel’s Portal post [ 6/4/20 Joe wrote – “… The collapses ARE inevitable—they are part of the self-organizing dynamics of pattern formation inherent to the globalized economy as it came to be structured.”] Yes, but … Continue reading

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Quora – If good and bad is subjective, then what right does any government have to punish anyone for anything

If good and bad is subjective, then what right does any government have to punish anyone for anything, if that person could just argue that he was doing what’s “right” in his own eyes? [ 24/3/20 ] A lot of … Continue reading

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Quora – What are the measures of freedom?

Quora – What are the measures of freedom? [ 21/3/20 ] Some good answers here already – Dale Ruff and Gregory Norton in particular, and many others explore aspects. For me, freedom is about having as much access as possible … Continue reading

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Quora – What is the responsibility of humans in society?

Quora – What is the responsibility of humans in society? [ 28/2/20 ] To survive. To create conditions that give the greatest security and longevity possible to all self aware agents, while also delivering the greatest degrees of freedom possible. … Continue reading

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Foresight Institute – Moon Governance Simulation

Augment Your Mind – Moon Governance Simulation – on Facebook [ 21/2/20 – meeting 25 Feb 6-9pm SF time] It is challenging. To my understanding, everything changes once we have systems capable of fully automated remote mining and manufacturing (should … Continue reading

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Quora – Would the world have no worries if everything was free?

Quora – Would the world have no worries if everything was free? [ 19/2/20 ] Short answer no. Longer answer is more complex. Nothing is free of consequences. Everything we do has impacts over space and time. One of the … Continue reading

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