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Evonomics – The Future of Work, Robotization, and Capitalism’s Ability to Generate Useless Jobs

Evonomics – The Future of Work, Robotization, and Capitalism’s Ability to Generate Useless Jobs [21/1/20 – continuation of a 2 year old thread] If you could be certain that all the “artistic people” would receive enough money to live comfortably, … Continue reading

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Quora – For true change to happen, be it economical and environmental, would a whole generation have to accept that they would sacrifice for future generations?

Quora – For true change to happen, be it economical and environmental, would a whole generation have to accept that they would sacrifice for future generations? [16/1/20] No. That is not a useful framing of the context we exist in. … Continue reading

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Quora – How do we realize our global long term climate goals in a world where multinational corporations are fiscally obligated to return higher profit margins to investors on a quarterly basis?

Quora – How do we realize our global long term climate goals in a world where multinational corporations are fiscally obligated to return higher profit margins to investors on a quarterly basis? [written 16/1/20 – update 17/1/20] We can’t, at … Continue reading

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Quora – How can we begin the path to achieving the unification of our species?

Quora – How can we begin the path to achieving the unification of our species? [9/1/20] As others have said, we have taken many faltering steps on the path, and many people are working on many different aspects of it … Continue reading

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Wait but why – Sick Giant

Wait but Why – Sick Giant – Part 5 A Dangerous Trend – Tim Urban [9/1/20 and following days] Some great ideas in this page, a lot of very interesting data and very informative graphics, and also some serious errors … Continue reading

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Quora – Why is human nature so awful?

Quora – Why is human nature so awful? [8/1/20] Human nature is not awful, it is complex, and responds very differently to different contexts. Create appropriate contexts that reward cooperative behaviour and you will see the best in human nature. … Continue reading

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Quora – On the big debate about technology replacing humans or creating new jobs, is there a research study talking about the numbers of this phenomenon?

Quora – On the big debate about technology replacing humans or creating new jobs, is there a research study talking about the numbers of this phenomenon? Yes – lots of research, and all based upon assumptions based in past observations. … Continue reading

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