John Holt, Whole Earth Epilog (1974) (via):
A society of large tools cannot be democratic, egalitarian, socialistic, humane, and just. It must be hierarchical, exploitative, bureaucratic, and authoritarian. If the day comes when all of humanity’s wants can be supplied by a few giant tools, the people who tend them will rule the world.
❡ Week of 2019-08-05
32/ Week of 5 August Nothing. This has been a bad week — I had an allergic reaction to all of the poetry I was trying to read. Apparently there was
❡ Week of 2019-08-12
33/ Week of 12 August Another week with nothing finished. Mired in several longer things, as well as the arrival of two new books, a Collected and a