The Balance Point
A Universal Manifesto
…I have been preoccupied for some time by the problem of the developing global government. So the idea that a decentralized network of organically self-healing communities could ultimately form the mother seed of an alternative to global totalitarianism is exciting to me. I saw in The Balance Point an action plan that may satisfy the well-known criteria of Buckminster Fuller that it not oppose the status quo, but rather make it obsolete ̶ irrelevant and uncool in contemporary language. Maybe too it could satisfy Victor Hugo’s argument that nothing is more powerful than an idea whose time has come. ..