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OVERSEERS

THE OVERSEERS by George Wright  April 17, 2017 If one were to visualize the seemingly tremendous changes taking place since the Great Depression, one would think; “of course things have changed”.  Just look around you.  Big screen TVs, cars that can drive themselves, little multiple usage   computers we call smart phones. Yes, on some levels […]

What about Technocracy?

WHAT ABOUT TECHNOCRACY? Technocracy wants the people who are designated excellent in their fields, by their direct peers, to make the vital societal decisions. Do we want a farmer telling the doctors how to do their business?  Do we want a production manager to tell the farmers what is the best crop for their land? […]

Internet Privacy Laws

US internet privacy laws, what does it mean for your data? By Simon Torkington March 31, 2017 The US House of Representatives has passed a bill that effectively tears up internet privacy rules. Under the Obama administration, service providers had to get permission from customers before using and selling their personal data to advertisers and […]

Could this be a step in the transition toward a Technocracy?

This isn’t sci-fi: A space-based sharing economy powered by nano-satellites could save humanity World Economic Forum March 31, 2017 The rise of the internet and the ubiquity of mobile computing devices have changed everything from travel and shopping to politics – think Uber, Amazon and Twitter. But for the next revolution in commerce, governance and […]

The Economics of Separation – Part 1

The Economics of Separation portion of a book by Charles Eisenstein The converging crises of our time all arise from a common root that we might call Separation. Taking many forms—the human/nature split, the disintegration of community, the division of reality into material and spiritual realms—Separation is woven into every aspect of our civilization. It […]

Can Our Environmental Waste Help Support us?

Can our environmental waste support us? Carbon Capture is one way; turning old plastic into wearable items another; bio-mass digesters turn manure into energy; What other innovations can we come up with to completely turn around the old pattern of  “Extract – Manufacture – Use – Toss”? What if instead we had Plan, Extract only needed […]

Utopian – Dystopian: Where is Technology leading us?

9 technologies that promise to clean up the planet David Doody   Thursday, March 13, 2014 Main image courtesy of Carbon Engineering. Technology is often touted as the savior that will rescue us from our misbegotten ways, redeem us and put us on the track to utopia. Then there are the dystopian views, where the future […]

What if Scarcity wasn’t real?

What if Scarcity is engineered to keep people acquiescent?  What if Fear was the hoped-for result of that engineered scarcity?  Why is America such an aggressive / competitive, even combative society? Technocracy thinks that scarcity is a false premise and that the resulting fear in not having enough allows injurious actions (to society and the […]

Why Extreme Inequality Causes Economic Collapse

The Science of Flow Says Extreme Inequality Causes Economic Collapse Circulation represents the lifeblood of all flow-systems, be they economies, ecosystems, or living organisms. By Sally Goerner  PREFACE: John Fullerton’s white paper, Regenerative Capitalism, lists eight principles critical to systemic economic health. The Capital Institute’s research group, RARE[1], uses recent scientific advances – specifically, the […]

The Paradigms of Technocracy

PARADIGMS OF TECHNOCRACY Highlights in this article: A visionary organization A blueprint created and copied by many Today’s world – Solutions discussed Equitability vs. Equality Accessibility to knowledge leads straight out of oppression Is aiming for an idyllic world having a Utopian dream? WHAT WAS: Technocracy Inc. was created in 1929, and incorporated in 1933; […]

Time Banks

How Time Banks Work Members share their talents and services, record their hours, then ‘spend’ them later on services they want. Everyone’s hours are equal. There is no barter. Among the most critical parts of a healthy community economy are its non-monetary components, such as household labor and civic activity.   A CORE ECONOMY. If […]

Take Back Your Money

    Take Back Your Money By Mark Ciotola There have been grumblings among some Technocrats about the Federal Reserve controlling the US currency. Yet is this entirely true? Although Technocracy is not in the business of promoting money (far from it). Nevertheless, you don’t have to take the Federal Reserve system sitting down. The Federal Reserve […]

WINTER 2017 TRENDEVENTS

 2017 Winter TrendEvents newsletter pdf  WINTER 2017 Continental Power Concept, Arsenic in Rice, Energy Price Regulations, What has Technocracy Inc. Been Up To?, all this and more in this Quarter’s newsletter.   A CONTINENTAL POWER CONCEPT By George Wright The Continental Hydrology was surveyed long ago by the Technical Alliance, forerunners of Technocracy Inc.  This […]

In Other Words….. Biomemetics is an important consideration

A quick overview: Worldwide connection is demonstrable through – pollution… Environmentally Sound Technologies are best determined locally, but viewed globally Good EST’s are ones that mimic nature’s systems – or biomemetics   Phytotechnologies Online Article A Technical Approach in Environmental Management I. INTRODUCTION – AN ECOSYSTEMS PERSPECTIVE Our global interdependence and vulnerability has never been more […]