My Interview with Henry George (sort of)

My Interview with Henry George (sort of)

Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) has taken dramatic leaps recently, far eclipsing Alan Turing’s test of whether a person can tell if they are speaking to a real person or a computer.  Most teachers can’t tell a student’s paper from one generated by the new, and...
Our Warm Future

Our Warm Future

Georgism is named for Henry George who was a newspaper editor in San Francisco in the 1870s and wondered how can California be so rich and yet have so many poor people? Why is wealth being concentrated in so few? George came to realize that land owners had a monopoly:...
Save the World with Nuclear Power, LVT and UBI

Save the World with Nuclear Power, LVT and UBI

JAMES HANSEN MEETS HENRY GEORGE Like many others, I feel that some sort of economic and/or ecological collapse is coming. What will it be like?  What would we have to do to avoid it it?  I’ve tried to imagine ways we might avoid or at least, mitigate it....
Let’s advance Georgism with these 3 action tasks

Let’s advance Georgism with these 3 action tasks

How can the ideas of Georgism — specifically the beneficial application of Land Value Tax — be promoted successfully? In my previous essay “13 strategies to advance Georgism” I listed a “baker’s dozen” ideas obtained primarily from reddit/r/georgism advisors. All the...