Jennifer: we have to build.
And not just more technology. We have to build new, better socioeconomic systems. New social architectures. New information systems. New, open governance systems. New ways to train the mind and body to see more prosperous futures… and then go create them.
Directionally this is spot-on.
To add, developing local movements in city-states and regions that can build real, sustained public goods and services requires two main things: