90% of the World Is Stuck in a Game They Don’t Want To Play

Let’s face it: the economy is rigged and getting worse

Jared A. Brock
May 1 · 3 min read
Photo by Karolina Grabowska

Imagine you’re given the option to play one of two games:

Game #1

Game #2

Which game would you choose?

You’re stuck in Game #2.

A few thousand families control the world.

The top dozen control more than the bottom half.

There are 7.9+ billion of us — most of whom would be happy to live free of manipulated currency and corporate-sponsored politicians and unaccountable taxation in a self-sufficient community of friends and family — but pretty much only the happiest people on earth (monks and nuns) still do.

We need to extrapolate our current trajectory.

Toward a world of indentured wage-slaves and planetary collapse.

What happens if we keep playing Game #2?

They’ll be no game left to play.

To be sure, utopia doesn’t exist. The word u-topia literally means “no place.”

But surely there’s a place that’s better than where Game #2 is taking us.

Where is that place?

And how do we get there?

It’s simple, really.

We need more people to start Game #1 communities.

Yesterday.

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