The impact of genetic enhancement on equality found via another paper: The rhetoric and reality of gap closing—when the “have-nots” gain but the “haves” gain even more (Stephen J. Ceci and Paul B. Papierno), which i was reading becus i was reading varius papers on Linda Gottfredson’s homepage. Abstract: There apparently  is a genuine  possibility  that  […]

Miguel-Lamas-Establishment-of-Autonomous-Ocean-Communities-English FIXD Found via the Seasteading Institute Blog. —- Abstract “Establishment of autonomous ocean communities: current options and their future evolution” Dissertation presented as a requirement to obtain a Doctoral Degree in Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering. The idea of establishing floating cities in the oceans has been addressed in the past within the ambition […]

So, after posting the previus post i started reading about seasteading. its really interesting. here ar som mor links useful overview, lots of links to sources mainstream introduction to the subject a pragmatic approach to seasteading. very much worth reading. about 25 pages. a commerciel approach […]

Cypherpunks: Freedom and the Future of the Internet ebook pdf download free u really shud buy it if u want to read it, just to support Wikileaks. its priced at 10$ for a DRM-free PDF. heres another review the summary is that its a rather short book, 170ish pages, which is based on a four […]

Foot Voting, Federalism, and Political Freedom PDF     Just as foot voting can be expanded all the way down to the local level, there is also a strong case for extending it “all the way up” to the international level. The potential gains from freer international foot voting in some respects dwarf those that […]

Very interesting two papers by Somin! I will definitely check out his other stuff when i have time. I just took the time off reading papers before i start reading book #2 on patents (Against Intellectual Monopoly). Deliberative Democracy and Political Ignorance –   ABSTRACT: Advocates of ‘‘deliberative democracy’’ want citizens to actively participate in […]

Knowledge About Ignorance New Directions in the Study of Political Information Quotes from   If political ignorance is rational and most voters choose not to learn much about politics for that reason, widespread ignorance is a phenom- enon that democracies will probably have to live with for the foresee- able future. The challenge for democracy […]