Just some musings on where we're going.
I know its seems bad right now, and I know many of my fellow progressives, liberals, transhumanists, whatever the hell you wanna call yourselves are feeling like everything our parents and grandparents is slipping away, but trust me, the right's recent surge of anger, is a simple allergic reaction to the changing world. In a way they've already lost.
We are living at the beginning of a new Age of Enlightenment. Some call it the dawn of the Singularity, the Second Renaissance, or simply the Age of the Internet, but the only thing that matters is that the world is entering a new era defined by open communication, more freedom, and equality. Short of nuclear holocaust there is nothing that can be done to stop it now.