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Do as your told

I think this about sums it up doesn’t it? But is that all you are going to do? Is that all you want?

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Human nature, the economy & our hope of a better future

This is a big post for a big topic, but bear with me – it’s worth it. It’s the perennial question “what is human nature?” Are we able to live together peacefully and in harmony with each other and the … Continue reading

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Nothing to see here.. right?

If you really think about it, the vast majority of harm that is done in the world is done for the sake of money. Money is wealth is influence is status is agency is freedom is power. Given the fact … Continue reading

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Work and careers in a world without money

Imagine yourself in a world without money. No rushing to get to some rat race job that doesn’t ultimately satisfy you. No reason to undertake years of slogging away, toiling at things that don’t interest you – just to earn … Continue reading

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Who’s in charge of thinking long term?

The “The Constitution of the Iroquois Nations: The Great Binding Law” holds that decisions should be made with forethought and consideration of how they will benefit the seventh generation into the future. This was a philosophy that stood many a … Continue reading

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What we want

What do we want from life, really? While the answer will invariably differ depending on who you ask, I think it’s fair to draw some common ground around certain things. We want to protect our health and that of our … Continue reading

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Is society optional?

Our laws are in some ways a contract are they not? They are a bargain.. you agree to not harm others, play by the rules and in return we will safeguard your liberty and life against harm from others – … Continue reading

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A World Without Money

So we’re a few posts in now and I’m aware that I haven’t really spelled out exactly what this blog is about. While it is meant to be an organic exploration of many things, there is a central idea that … Continue reading

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Renewable Thinking

I am often in agreement with George Monbiot and his flavour of leftist, sensible, humanist, evidence-based analysis of world issues – especially in regards to climate change. There is however an ongoing sentiment/rationale in his articles over the last year or … Continue reading

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Climate will and testament

It seems an under-mentioned point: We have everything we need to overcome the challenge of climate change. There is no technology gap, we  have everything we need to save the planet – except (it would seem) the will to do … Continue reading

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