The Orwellian Future

1984 has been a tough read. It’s not by any means difficult to read, but the fact that many of its prophecies have come true one by one that it leads to this question – Is our future inevitably Orwellian? Maybe the Orwellian future is already here. It’s just not that widely distributed. The war […]

The Sovereign Collective

A hypothesis: Humans are evolved to live and thrive in small collectives with an optimal range of number of individuals within the group. Alignment of incentives between that of the individual and the group will occur within this optimal range. Conversely, as the group grows in size exceeding the optimal ceiling, it gets harder to […]