A lot of people in the world today are becoming motivated to do something about the world around them. These people aren't taking conventional approaches. They're digging in for the long haul, understanding there really is no such thing as an overnight success, especially when it comes to global, systemic change. They know the planet and … Continue reading What’s the risk?
Changing the world is a big task, so let's start with the world between your ears. It's easier to make a change in your head than to change the world around you. While that's true, changing what goes on in your head is by no means easy. Make change in there though, and you're most of the way to changing the world out … Continue reading How to change the world
I've made the argument that getting rid of government is a good idea, mainly because it is interested only in its self-preservation. I've also argued that traditional tools for sparking change—demonstrations opposing something and charismatic leaders leading the masses on a cause—are bygone tactics of a bygone era. If this is all true, then what? It's … Continue reading If not you, who?
In Copiosis, all citizens have a handheld device they use to interact with each other and the Copiosis system. A Copiosis enthusiast recently asked the following question about our handheld devices: Any handheld device or similar system becomes an instant tool for engagement or voting. How do we ensure the widest possible engagement in decision … Continue reading Ending majority rule and wide engagement