Re: Property Rights

delriviere christophe (mich@thehzone.tzo.org)
Wed, 26 May 1999 19:24:57 +0200

-----Message d'origine-----
De : Michael S. Lorrey <mike@lorrey.com> : extropians@extropy.com <extropians@extropy.com> Date : mercredi 26 mai 1999 17:40
Objet : Re: Property Rights

>Billy Brown wrote:
>
>> O'Regan, Emlyn wrote:
>> > What do you call a society of borganisms?
>>
>> Each borganism has its own consciousness, and would therefore act like a
>> single individual with many bodies. The details of such a society would
be
>> very different from anything we've seen before, but the basic questions
>> about how resources are to be controlled would remain. Thus, a society
of
>> borganisms could use anything from a pure free market to absolute
>> collectivism.
>
>Which begs the question: would a borganism entirely made up of
individualists be schizophrenic or have multiple personality disorder?
>
>Mike Lorrey
>

Or more clearly, aren't our individualistic global society, without some strong collective goals that would make us a real race of Beings, particulary pathetic ??