A fascist, by the old definition, was one who suppresses opinion in favor of dictatorial, strong-armed governance, at the expense of plurality of thought and expression
My friends, we may have reached an inflection point in human civilization due to trust in institutions and mistrust of humanity. In some ways, the signs of the times argue that humanity peaked around 2014 and is now in decline.
My friends, we have reached an inflection point in human deevolution with the advent of POKEMON GO.
The biggest existential threat to civilization, not to humanity per se, is actually technology
There is no firewall or proxy that will ever protect us from ourselves because our consciousness is based on the emergent properties of trillions of cells and neuro-endocrine networks resonating along with god-knows-what. We need LESS computational power with fewer connections until we can master two contradictory ideas:
1) There is no truth that is not arbitrary and subjective
2) Truth and ethics must be driven by consistency and largely independent of agenda
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