How we get there Re: Geoff Stone, Obama's Review Group

Douglas Lucas dal at
Tue Apr 8 12:54:04 PDT 2014

The book Binding Chaos by Heather Marsh, who ran WikiLeaks Central from
2010 to 2012, describes a system for governance using the Internet as a
mass collaboration tool. Free, full text PDFs available from the landing

The book describes using stigmergy for work, rather than time-wasting
consensus or coercive hierarchy, approval economy instead of a financial
system, control by user groups rather than democracy, and more.


On 04/04/2014 03:25 PM, Cypher wrote:
> On 04/04/2014 09:24 AM, Patrick Chkoreff wrote:
>> Cypher wrote, On 04/03/2014 05:22 PM:
>>> But, please, instead of ranting and wild arm-waving, educate me
>>> if I am wrong. I would certainly /love/ to see a workable, large 
>>> scale, anarchistic plan.
>> Please, no large scale plans, I beg you.  I simply wish to see the 
>> emergent effects of countless individuals interacting with each
>> other solely on the basis of mutual consent.  That is all.
> Good response, Patrick. But how do you think we're going to get to
> that? Without concerted action, and it has to be more than everybody
> doing their own thing IMHO, how will that goal be achieved? I hear a
> lot of anarchists saying what you say and it's a fantastic goal. But
> how do we get there?

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