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Response to Elon’s – maximize freedom – comment

Comment to Elon Musk – My Final Warning [ 21/April/21 ] Maximizing freedom is self terminating. What is needed is to maximize freedom with minimal risk to life. Every level of structure has necessary constraints required to support that level … Continue reading

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Technology and the global family

Is it possible that technology may change the world into a global family in which everyone helps the members that are devoid of human rights? [ 14/Mar/21 ] In and of itself, No. As something that creates a new context … Continue reading

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Who should be held responsible for global poverty?

Who should be held responsible for global poverty? [ 26/Jan/21 ] Why would you think that anyone should be “held responsible”? Isn’t that a rather hubristic notion? Isn’t it much more likely that it is the ignorance of each and … Continue reading

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Lifeboat Foundation facebook page – What do you want out of life?

[ 31/8/20 On Lifeboat Foundation facebook page – What do you want out of life?] Security (including indefinite life & health extension), liberty (which includes responsibility for the biophysical and social systems that make life and liberty possible), and reasonable … Continue reading

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How does human attitude change from a crave for earning money to serving society?

How does human attitude change from a crave for earning money to serving society? [ 28/7/20 ] There are many ways in which the values and actions of an individual can evolve over time. One that takes a lot of … Continue reading

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Quora – Do humans need a conflict to advance as a species?

Quora – Do humans need a conflict to advance as a species? What do you mean by conflict??? What do you mean by advance? If by conflict you mean war, or violence, then I say no! If you mean disagreement, … Continue reading

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Quora – Is some form of “world peace” possible, or is the entire human race going to end up hating each other?

Quora – Is some form of “world peace” possible, or is the entire human race going to end up hating each other? Yes. However, it cannot stabilise within a competitive system of markets and money. Security and freedom can only … Continue reading

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Merry Xmas

Christmas morning here in Kaikoura. It is thick drizzly fog outside. Ailsa, Jewelia, Huia and I are warm enough inside. Presents have been exchanged, and we are all doing our own things, each plugged into the internet in different ways. … Continue reading

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