• Archive for May, 2007

    Nelson Mandela on Mahatma Gandhi

    by  • May 15, 2007 • Hexayurt • 1 Comment

    Gandhi remains today the only complete critique of advanced industrial society. Others have criticized its totalitarianism but not its productive apparatus. He is not against science and technology, but he places priority on the right to work and opposes mechanization to the extent that it usurps this right. Large-scale machinery, he holds, concentrates wealth in [...]

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    I hoist the black flag

    by  • May 13, 2007 • Personal • 0 Comments

    This is the official flag of the Planetary Design Science Revelation. PDSR is the internal name for the process that produces the hexayurt project and the various other things I’m working on. The work is Buckminster Fuller and Gandhi. The attitude is pure Jack Sparrow. The politics are being defined. Game on. [if anybody wants [...]

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    Combined Endeavor, Lager Aulenbach, Baumholder, Germany

    by  • May 7, 2007 • Hexayurt, Personal • 0 Comments

    Sea of flags on the hill, with massive cable runs all over the place. Mostly various kinds of radio and computer guys, working to make systems internationally interoperable. Testing testing. Nearly everybody is either in camo (various nations, you get to know the pattern by eye) or the “working contractor” uniform (a particularly functional, I-work-18-hours-a-day [...]

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