We are seeing what was looted from the Global Commons, transferred back to the Global Commons. Slowly, slowly we are moving towards a Gift Economy.
A basic tenet of The Zero Marginal Cost Society is that we are moving towards zero marginal costs.
A pity then, the message we are getting from Jeremy Rifkin is heed what I say, not heed what I do.
— hardback — £16.19
— e-book — £13.07
Contrast with Paulo Coelho who made his back catalogue available at a book for the price of a song. Or Steve Lawson who has made his music available at very low price.
Contrast with Sacred Economics, covering more or less the same subject. You can buy the paperback, download an e-book and name your price or download the e-book for free.
Jeremy Rifkin would have more credibility were he to lead by example.
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