Northern California sees the vision

Early this month I spent an exciting five days in Northern California.  It was one of the most thrilling weeks so far at the helm of this massive adventure.  So many positive things happened and I want to share them all with you to give you a sense of the positive outcomes we’re producing, outcomes … Continue reading Northern California sees the vision

More evidence that a better world is coming

New York Times Op-Ed columnist David Brooks waxed poetically about a movement diminishing the role of government and introducing yet another phenomena that inches towards Copiosis: The peer-to-peer economy. Using examples Uber and AirBnB, Brooks acknowledges how people have lost trust in big institutions and what they offer. Instead, they're increasingly relying on each other for commerce, … Continue reading More evidence that a better world is coming

FOX’s “Utopia”: It’s entertainment, not experiment

FOX new reality series this fall called Utopia. A large group of people from all walks of life spend a year on a greenfield to see how they build their own community by their own rules. Clever that producers picked up on popular sentiment: more and more people wonder if new kind of society not plagued by capitalism and government and … Continue reading FOX’s “Utopia”: It’s entertainment, not experiment

Is Copiosis Utopia? Debunking the “U” word

Editor's note: People who are searching for viable alternatives to our current corrupt system are often attacked for supporting the Utopian Fallacy. Critics use the "U" word to bash any alternative idea that, when viewed with an open mind, may actually have merit. This essay examines how the "U" word defines our innovation. We welcome … Continue reading Is Copiosis Utopia? Debunking the “U” word