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ByColin R. Turner

Why I’m Binning Online Activism

Many will know me as a tireless online campaigner for a more equitable and sustainable future through The Free World Charter, this site Freeworlder and a myriad of Facebook pages promoting a moneyless world. After six years of this, I have decided to reduce my online activism drastically. Why? Because online activism, in this day and age, is just not worth it.
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ByColin R. Turner

The Open Economy – Part 4: The Transition [VIDEO]

The final part in the four-part series. Colin discusses transition. How do we get there?

ByColin R. Turner

The Open Economy – Part 3: The Practicalities [VIDEO]

Getting into the day-to-day practicalities of living in an Open Economy. Who does what? How do we organise things? Do we need incentive? How do we deal with crime? Do we need leaders?

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The Open Economy – Part 2: The Solution [VIDEO]

Part Two in the video series “The Open Economy”, where Colin discusses the Open Economy as solution.

ByColin R. Turner

The Open Economy – Part 1: The Problems [VIDEO]

Part One in the video serialisation of the book Into The Open Economy.

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The Tragedy Of 7.2 Billion Ferraris

The current top of the range model Ferrari is the F12 Berlinetta – a 12-cylinder beast which will get you up to 200kmh in 8.5 seconds (perfect for those last minute shopping trips), and which will set you back around $320,000 or so.
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Universal Basic Serfdom

I’m kind of amazed that I feel I have to write this, when surrounded by so many people already in agreement with a moneyless world, yet who, for some reason, seem to think that a Universal Basic Income will somehow get us there. Personally, I can’t think of anything that would bring us further from a moneyless world – to the point where I am even having ‘conspiratorial’ suspicions as to the origins and impetus of this idea. Read More

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Colin Turner – TV Interview with RTV Marbella [VIDEO]

Talking about F-Day: The Second Dawn Of Man with Nicole King of RTV Marbella, Spain. Recorded in August 2016

ByColin R. Turner

Open Economy vs. Resource-Based Economy

A few people have been asking about the difference between an Open Economy and a Resource-Based Economy, so I thought I’d make a post about it.

In a broad sense, the two concepts are the same – a more abundant, peaceful and sustainable world beyond money and borders. The difference is in the fundamental approach of arriving to this destination.
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Four Reasons We Are About To Evolve Beyond Money

1. It’s Feasible

Because technology can – and already does – most of the hard work for us now.

Producing all of life’s necessities like food, clothing and building is already many times easier today than forty years ago, and it’s only going to get easier. Automated vertical farming, advanced cultivating techniques and 3D printed clothing and homes are already here.
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