“Do as thou wilt, an ye harm none” is insufficient to form a polity.

What is hateful to you, do not do to others.

Don’t be a dick.

  • The truth shall set you free: accept that it happened, repent, go and sin no more.
  • Beginner’s Mind
  • 15 minutes of movement for every 45 minutes sitting
  • Sit on the floor
  • Play outside.
  • Reading is fundamental.
  • Small group discussions, also known as seminars
  • Individual discussions, also known as tutoring
  • Learn languages when young, but better late than never.
  • Light fires.
  • End compulsory schooling
  • Free the slaves, the serfs, the peasants–Tax the rich. The chief’s status is directly related to his generosity.
    • Jubilee: all debts reset to zero every 50 years
    • Usury: interest on a debt may not exceed 2% APR
    • 99% tax on all wealth and income that exceeds x% of the median.
    • Universal Basic Income
    • Full employment, if you want it.
  • Necessary labor relates to caring for ourselves and others: food, water, health, curious learning, and waste management. No bullshit jobs.
  • Corporations are not people; they are sociopaths and must be restrained.
    • Corporations are chartered for a limited time and for a specific purpose.
    • Corporate Death Penalty if a crime is committed.
      • State assumes control; liquidates the assets of the corporation, investors, and executives; and dissolves the business.
      • IF a business is still needed, it may be rechartered.
      • Example: if a coal-mining operation poisons the water for a population, the corporation responsible dies, and the greedy are impoverished.
    • Corporations do not have free speech: advertising should be illegal.
  • Editorial standards:
    • No jargon
    • No pronouns without antecedents