So far, human society has a poor track with abundance. We don’t know what to do with it, so we typically invent scarcity through coercion. We’ve had the technology to provide material comfort to everyone on the planet for decades now. It hasn’t happened.
Wednesday, August 19, 2009
More Self-Destructive Addictions: Scarcity Through Coercion
Benjamin Abbot comments on Accelerating Future: