Parag Khanna calls for a “direct Technocracy” in America to replace what he calls a dysfunctional democracy. It is a radical and anti-American philosophy where everything and everyone would be run by “experts”.
Driving in the future will be networked multiple times over with GPS, land beacons, networking with other cars and features, and more. Privacy will be demolished and scientific dictatorship will be enabled.
Technocrats that build technology for mass consumer applications apparently have blinders on when concerns security. They think that they are going to save mankind, but they are easily outwitted by creative hackers.
Every conceivable corporate manufacturer of connectivity products is stampeding into the Smart City market. Technocrats are bent on creating a scientifically managed society centered around cities.
Thanks to Technocrat invention, IoT is taking over homes at breakneck speed, but questions about security and ownership of data collected have not been discussed, much less answered.
On the road to energy currency, cash is methodically being withdrawn from society in order to convert to a 100 percent digital system. After that is accomplished, then they can do whatever they want.
Sterling Ranch, built to be a sustainable-development laboratory, is a hotbed of research for every Smart City planner in the world. Residents have submitted themselves to every conceivable intrusive and invasive monitoring technology, to be poked, prodded, numbered, analyzed, etc. In short, it is a Technocracy.
Technocrats will because Technocrats can. Deep surveillance of all citizens, in the name of crime or terror prevention, is twisted and very un-Constitutional. In most cases, it is law enforcement’s lazy way out of doing good police work in the first place.
With CRISPR gene editing ability and this new discovery, taken together, gives scientists all the tools they need to practice eugenics, or ‘cleaning up the gene pool’. It will be justified by minor advances over certain diseases, the end will will be very dark.
As I predicted in Goodbye Democracy, Hello Technocracy, the calls for the demise of democracy are increasing, paving the way for ‘rule by experts.’ Technocrats have total disdain for the Constitution, political representation and politicians, and thus do not even acknowledge its existence, calling us a Democracy instead.