This article originally appeared in Futurist magazine, 10 years ago!
Just the title of this piece! Choosing the world we want? Who is the 'we'?
Exactly whom is doing the choosing? Are you choosing? Am I? Is anyone asking us at all?
The date 2050, why?
Is this how the choosers think the world should look like by 2050?
The three scenarios "Market World, Fortress World, or Transformed World?"
Who or where did these 3 scenarios come from? What about other scenarios?
Is this what the push for globalisation is about? Besides just business, the organization of all the people who live on the planet? Where will we, any of the rest of us fit into this?
The elites of the globe do seem to think ahead. I say the elites because it certainly isn't the vast majority. We are to busy surviving.
I have been wanting to repost this one for a while now. It comes from way back on my blog, but, given current events it seems to be gaining relevancy.
Long article, well worth the read. Kind of creepy. Makes you wonder about your so called freedom?
3 Global scenarios: Choosing the world we want