Author: Yancey Strickler
Editor’s note: A vision for building a society that looks beyond money and toward maximizing the values that make life worth living, from the cofounder of Kickstarter.
Western society is trapped by three assumptions: 1) That the point of life is to maximize your self-interest and wealth, 2) That we’re individuals trapped in an adversarial world, and 3) That this is natural and inevitable. (…) Read more
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Examples of the value that can be created and captured through crowdsourcing go back to…