Max More wrote:
> I've changed the phrasing in the Perpetual Improvement section to this:
> "Extropians affirm a rational, non-coercive environmentalism aimed at
> and enhancing the conditions for our flourishing."
That's fine now.
> How is it authoritarian to *refrain* from doing something?
Vested interests stifle experimentation by a simple process of thought alignment.
> No one's stopping you. (Have you been visited by the NSA?)
I should have written national security agencies in lower case meaning that term to apply to all countries and their need for secrecy. However, I have been visited by a number of their pavement artists but in the end most leave with a changed outlook.
> Apart from this, I agree with Robin's response. "Capital" doesn't imply money.
I'll remember that whenever I consider my contribution.