Why Are We So Obedient and Compliant?

Why Are We So Obedient and Compliant?

Our world is devolving into one of obedience and compliance. This is not tyranny, at least not yet. It seems to be arising from our enormously complex and confusing existence. People need some degree of order and certainty. These are being created by emerging societal processes that appear to require more obedience and compliance. Is this good, or not so good?

Is This Still Money? Kind of, But Not For Much Longer.

Is This Still Money? Kind of, But Not For Much Longer.

The real action in the realm of money is changing the very nature of money itself. Once a store of value and an exchange medium replacing inconvenient gold, money is fast becoming a tool for population surveillance and control. Money will be available as permission given for allowed activities, and as a guide for approved behavior including thoughts. This can’t be good, or can it?

Our Amazing New Digital World Has Arrived

Our Amazing New Digital World Has Arrived

Rapidly engulfing us globally is a world like we have never seen or dealt with before. Digitally-based, centrally-controlled, totally-surveilled, and virtually inescapable. Much of this new world is in place today. It’s here. How can we possibly survive as human beings in such a world? Is there any way that us normal folk can change what is happening to us?

Are We Already Ruled By AI? Sure Looks Like It.

Are We Already Ruled By AI? Sure Looks Like It.

Will AI rule the world? Yes and no – depends on how you define “rule”. Defined as “control, direct, influence”, the answer seems clearly “yes”, but the reason why turns out to be far from clear or generally understood. We can be, and in fact are, ruled in some very unsuspected and invisible ways. Welcome to the future – it’s here.

In the Real World, Chaos Is Normal and Good

In the Real World, Chaos Is Normal and Good

Chaos – disorder, confusion, things out of control. Kind of like much of our world today. When will our chaos go away? But what if chaos is an essential precursor to great change. Change rarely flows from stability and order. Disruption is what creates an environment favoring change. Chaos is often its marker. Chaos allows big changes to happen.