Re: [good-ng 149] Help: Communication: Organize (Make Friend Not Associate)
Tue, 15 Apr 1997 14:04:30 -0400 (EDT)

In a message dated 97-04-14 15:28:49 EDT, you write:

> I know that not everyone here shares the radical libertarian views
> that I find consistent with Extropian ideals, but you should consider
> that enough of us do to make us a bad resource for information on how
> to make legislators do anything but go away. If research on life
> extension is your goal--and it is a noble one--then just do it. Find
> the people who can do the research and try to get the funding by free
> market voluntary means; if you can't raise the money volutarily, then
> the project isn't worth funding by force.

Hey Lee, did you read R.A.W.'s Shroedinger's cat? Remember how the e;ected
president of the Immortalist Libertarian Party put a huge reward on anyone
who found ways to extend life, and it happened almost immediately?
Legislation does not need to mean force, it could provide incentive.