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I want the UN Scraped. Replaced

I have written on this subject before but of course you are all to preoccupied to comment.

With the major powers refusing to give up their prerogatives and hogging most of the world’s resources, a new organisation of the global community must be invented… 810 more words

Unforgetting the Old

Near the harbour in my home town stands a grand Wild Fig Tree with a considerably large trunk and advantageous branches, supported by the thick sea air. 541 more words

Port Elizabeth

Transhumanism and the Broken Promise of Cosmic Communism

In The Utopia of Rules, David Graeber described much of the cultural phenomena that happened in the 70s and following decades as the result of a broken promise of a scientific, star-faring utopian society. 5,041 more words

Transferics

Post-Scarcity Anarchism: A Collaborative Periodical

You may be interested in a new, hopefully recurring, publication, creatively titled “Post-Scarcity Anarchism”.  I edited, wrote an article and two features for this volume, and I think it turned out very well.  43 more words

Post-scarcity

“Our greatest motivations in life come from NOT knowing the future.”

“If you think we’re electronically dependent now, you haven’t seen anything yet.”

Wireless communications will dominate everything, everywhere.

“Humanity will change more in the next 20 years than in all of human history.” 1,214 more words

Chappie Works as a Metaphor of Every Single Parents Worst Nightmare

Movie Review: Chappie
by Jason Koenigsberg

Director: Neill Blomkamp

Writers: Neill Blomkamp, Terri Tatchell

Stars: Sharlto Copley, Dev Patel, Hugh Jackman

Science fiction is becoming increasingly hard to create unique visions of the future on film. 1,102 more words

Movie Reviews

Where has the Present gone?

We are the first humans to live in the future.

In my last post ” You are not a Gadget. Yet ” I attempted to outline how society is being reinvented by the internet, our connected devices – the internet of things. 2,129 more words

Internet