Sometimes we get a little tricked by the news and what we were taught in school into thinking that problems in the world today don’t yet have solutions. The truth is that there are an abundance of technologies and systems that could end all of these challenges we find going on today, and there thanks to the internet the word is spreading about the best ideas and the best minds of the past hundred years who were ahead of their time and the world wasn’t quite ready for.
“You never change things by fighting the existing … To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.” – Buckminster Fuller
Well, we’re ready now for a better way of living collaboratively and co-operatively on this planet. Buckminster Fuller is one of the finest examples of a mind that was years ahead of his time. This great little video about Bucky Fuller is from the Another World Is Happening series by Timothy Parish.
Here’s a link to 42 hours of Buckminster Fuller’s Visionary Lectures that are available free online.