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Positive Futurism influences the future in a positive way to gain momentum for a more inclusive, solution-oriented perspective.

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The Hopi word koyannisqatsi describes the present state
of the world better than any word in English. This word signifies
“life out of balance”. Human society and earth’s biosphere
are in a state of severe koyannisqatsi.

The modern world is built on two fundamental problems.
The first…

From emotional abuse to environmental abuse, the 21st-century must embrace better behaviors from equality and sustainability to cultivating ethical leaders in the Global Change Movement.

If a better future is possible, it begins by creating sustainable lifestyles, not just renewable energy sources. It also begins by realizing our current behaviors and actions, despite being “normalized” are quite harmful to ourselves, each other, and nature. From emotional abuse to environmental abuse, 20th-century society must evolve, “wake up.”

When we are so-called “asleep” we are under the assumption that social norms and how we’re living, acting, behaving is appropriate, normal, natural, correct, healthy.

“Stories from the Future”

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Solarpunk and Positive Futurism lead the revolt against dystopianism.

Solarpunk and Positive Futurism are terms for a relatively new genre that focuses our collective imagination on a future we love, instead of one we fear.

Solarpunk began as…

The changes we need will not come through diplomacy or politics. But they will come. An inexorable evolution towards a society founded on equality has already begun. We are struggling to reach a new enlightenment. It might take generations, or centuries, but we will get there.

Metastentialism, literally, an “inclusive…

In chess, what if the goal were something other than checkmating the king ~ something that taught the value of peace instead of war?

So many of our modern games (and the homo sapien way of thinking up to this point) has been based on competition, instead of cooperation. There is style of game (more popular in Europe) called a “cooperative game.” …

Instead of creating a Cooperative Economy, Cryptocurrency creates a Technocracy

Cryptocurrency creates a Technocracy but hopes to usher in a Cooperative Economy

Cryptonomics: Instead of creating a Cooperative Economy, Cryptocurrency creates a Technocracy.

Would we rather have computer programmers as the new social ruling class? That’s called a Technocracy, when the technocrats overthrow the banks and become the new ruling class! That’s essentially the direction Cryptocurrency is taking us in. Crypto is…

I tell Positive stories from the Future … like the one John Lennon may have imagined. We do a podcast, an Audio Drama.

I would think I’m crazy, too, if I didn’t observe that I keep dedicating full-time status to my work. I don’t do it for money. Circumstances being what they are, Universe has seen fit to offer me circumstances where, to quote Alan Watts, “money is no object.” …

I’m sure some people earn thousands. Here’s what’s…

The content advisory in the episode description says, “Includes use of a slur.” Is calling it a “slur” the politically correct way to make a racist remark?

Whether the parrot who is the main character in “Jealous Husband Returns in Form of Parrot” by Robert Olen Butleris is racist isn’t even a question. The question is Which racial slurs are acceptable? The answer should be none.

The LeVar Burton Reads Podcast, now in its 9th season, chose…

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