Advanced technology is ubiquitous, ever-present and rapidly developing into a panopticon of surveillance where the “system” knows more about you than you know about yourself. Literally.
Parag Khanna’s book, Technocracy in America, would turn the nation upside down, but he misrepresents Technocracy as some kind of benevolent partnership between democracy and civil experts.
Stock markets are crumbling. Oil has cratered. Interest rates are decimated. Economic indicators are pointed straight down. These are the very barometers of Capitalism, and they are sounding a “death rattle” harbinger of imminent death.
Hidden in this story is an important truth: Big Tech moguls are not socialists, leftists, capitalists or communists – they are Technocrats! Until this word is inserted into the vernacular, Big Tech will never be adequately described or understood.
High profile economic expert and author Jim Rickards has nailed China for its 1984-like control over society using doublethink, Newspeak, Thought Police, etc., and warns that it is headed toward America. The only dot left to connect is Technocracy
The author is correct to associate “technocratic” with Bloomberg, but for the wrong reasons. Bloomberg is an active member of the Trilateral Commission which elevated Technocracy to global prominence beginning in 1973.
To understand China’s predicament with its Coronavirus outbreak, first understand that it is largely a product of Technocrat idiocracy. In the end, their science failed them because it was incapable and overconfident.
China’s Technocracy failed to keep coronavirus in the laboratory, but now throws more technology at their problem now that it is at epidemic levels: namely, surveillance plus AI to automate and herd individual quarantine.
A consummate Technocrat, Bezos is ‘providing the vital infrastructure of state’ and quietly subsuming its power. The Atlantic outlandishly suggests that Bezos’ private government is ‘preferable to a public government run by Trump’.
The World Economic Forum is totally supporting all of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), aka Technocracy. Here is an A to Z analysis of each SDG and what they really mean.