If we want to decentralize power in society then we must learn lessons from the starfish.
Tyranny of the Status Quo
The vast majority of people don't approve of the government we have. What can we do about it? A sneak peek of my upcoming book.
Political Playoffs instead of Payoffs
Selecting leaders is like a game and the rules of the game define the quality of the leaders. What if the skill of 'good governance' was like skill in the game of chess?
Hierarchical Representative Government
Imagine a representative democratic government without politicians, campaigning, and political parties.
How to Minimize Corruption by Limiting Population of Countires
The future of a society can largely be predicted based upon the beliefs baked into its culture. As a culture changes so will the future. There is a saying, “Hard times create strong men. Strong men create good times. Good times create weak men. And, weak men create hard times”....
Explores ways to maximize the quality of those we put in power while preventing the most corrupt from taking over.
Provably Honest Online Elections are Possible
Moving elections online is a very controversial subject because it is something everyone would like, but it is not trivial to implement in a provably honest manner. There are countless articles around the internet that throughly document how even electronic voting or vote counting is unverifiable and cannot be trusted....
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