BN 18: Society is Optimized to Fail, So Now What? With Philosopher, Forrest Landry
You might know him as the founder and CEO of Magic Flight, a company among the first to introduce the portable vaporizer to the world, but Forrest Landry is really a philosopher, writer, researcher, scientist, engineer, craftsman, and teacher who has been studying and practicing the varied High Arts since the mid 70’s.
[5.18]The sonar effect and how they are trying to create a long-term sense-making process for our species.
[12:03]The trustworthiness of information sources and the current state of the market.
[17:01]How to cooperate and respond to situations that require a response at a community level.
[27:42] The relationship between the human race and machine technology and the potential for growth. How we need to recognize our biases and build technology that is in service to nature.
[52:48]The history of voting and governance.
[54:42] How to identify the characteristics of a solution if you want things to change.
Recommended Resources in this episode
The book 'Finite and Infinite Games' the book is about shifting from finite games zero sum, win-loose games to infinite games, win-win, omni-win where every player is benefited by another player's win.