We Need Fully Automated Luxury Communism
Asteroid mining. Gene editing. Synthetic meat. We could provide for the needs of everyone, in style. It just takes some imagination.
Charles C. W. Cooke
“This piece reads like every other pitch for utopian communism in world history.” “What if I add the words, “fully automated luxury”? “Brilliant.”
‘We Need Fully Automated Luxury Communism’. Me for the
The book is published today and is now available to buy online and in all good bookshops.
I don't think the problem at the NYT is the political cartoons, I think it is the whole darn thing...
This is the most nonsensical thing I’ve read in I don’t know how long. It is logically incomprehensible.
This manifesto seems alright until it gets to the part where it says that that progress in healthcare and other technologies can only come from central-planning 😂
I’ve yet to hear an explanation of how these abundant innovations will be funded when no one works. Magic nationalised R&D machine? IDK.
New York Times Opinion
We can see the contours of something new, a society as distinct from our own as that of the twentieth century from feudalism. But to grasp it will require a new politics, writes
“So we have to go beyond capitalism. Many will find this suggestion unwholesome.”
Brilliant idea today in the New York Times. Maybe starving to death won’t sound as bad if we call it, “luxury communism”
"Assume a can opener."
"Fully automated luxury communism" is a fifth-rate Radiohead album name.
"The World Is a Mess." really? by almost every objective measure the human condition has never been better, and continues to improve.
An interesting and thought provoking read be
: The World Is a Mess. We Need Fully Automated Luxury Communism.
How did this nonsensical, patently absurd, and unapologetically communist refuse find its way in the
"For the crises that confront our world today — global poverty, societal aging, climate change, resource scarcity — we can already glimpse the remedy. But there’s a catch. It’s called capitalism." We Need Fully Automated Luxury Communism
There is something slightly ironic about a corporate bourgeois capitalist newspaper like the NYT publishing a piece calling for "Fully Automated Luxury *Communism*".
Jim van Os
Waarom we massaal over moeten gaan stappen op een systeem van luxe-communisme. The World Is a Mess. We Need Fully Automated Luxury Communism.
The apotheosis of 21st century liberalism
Wong Joon Ian
One of the best corrections surely, on an article calling for Fully Automated Luxury Communism
What could possibly go wrong??? The World Is a Mess. We Need Fully Automated Luxury Communism.
Anthony L. Fisher
fully automated communism has never been tried