Re: Glowing Grass

From: Randy Smith (
Date: Sun Jul 09 2000 - 13:01:31 MDT

>From: "Waldemar Ingdahl" <>
>Subject: Re: Glowing Grass
>Date: Sun, 09 Jul 2000 20:10:37 CEST
>>>The luddites are well organized, have a simple, consistent theme
>>and are
>>getting better and better at getting themselves insserted into every
>>news item announcing any progress. I'm sorry to say it, but as someone
>>works in the arena of public persuasion, I have to say we're losing -- and
>> Greg Burch
>Indeed, THEY HAVE THE AGENDA CLEAR. They know what the fight is about, they
>know what methods to use, and who their enemies and their friends are. I
>think it really is time to stop "playing around with computers" , and move
>transhumanism into a more political agenda.

So what are you suggesting? Just trying to counter them in the media?
There is no sizzle to that idea. The Luddites are famous for their acts of
Eco-Terrorism. Perhaps if someone were to counter their Eco-Terrorism with
acts of Counter-Eco-Terrorism. Now *that* would be newsworthy!
But they are somewhat secretive, I suppose.

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