People You Should Read Up On (Starting Now)

People you should read up on, starting now: Lewis Mumford – Ivan Illich – Jacques Ellul – Ran Prieur – Tim Wu – Walter Ong – John Michael Greer – Ernest Becker (just to name a few). Why? Their insights are about to become prescient (for different reasons).  So if you’ve never heard of these…

Slow Down: Let’s Not Let Technology Replace Humanity

We have a gift. It’s called our humanity.  It consists of our consciousness, ability to adapt, and our ability to think beyond primitive needs. We live in an age where technology has developed to a point where it can replace certain parts of our humanity.  For example, email replaces face to face meetings, a fact…