Photo by CardMapr on Unsplash 2021 is the year that remote work and the technology-enabled exit create the Sovereign Individual class. These people will leverage location-independent jobs to gain personal sovereignty by extracting value from regional governments like never before. And as these location-independent workers reorganize their lives around the freedom to live anywhere, they'll … Continue reading The Perpetual Traveler & Flag Theory Create a Global Citizen
Photo by Laura Dewilde on Unsplash While researching and writing about global politics in the digital age, I came to a realization. The world exists in a state of feudal anarchy. As globalism grows, organizations lay claim to the allegiances of people around the world and across traditional geographic borders. Local, national and extra-national governments (EU … Continue reading What is Neo Medievalism and Why it Matters in the Digital Age?
Image Source: PRESANS - Centralized Money, Decentralized Nation States, Distributed Tech In 2020, globalism is receding, giving way to aggressive nationalist movements. This trend harms globalists that benefit from a well integrated global economy. As global policy shifts towards isolationism and protectionism, globalists will turn to distributed technology as a haven for global commerce. A … Continue reading Is Distributed Tech Important In A World With More Nationalism?
Photo by Mat Reding on Unsplash The world is fragmenting and its fueled by zero-sum nationalism. State leaders adopt protectionist policies to benefit their countries and extract value from the global community. In this new political era, there is such a thing as a greatest nation status. And you achieve that status by beating out … Continue reading Why Globalism is Dying and Giving Way to Nationalism
Photo by Bermix Studio on Unsplash Financial Protectionism harms the global economy and creates an opportunity for decentralized money. The global financial ecosystem is deceptively complex. As a global reserve currency, the US dollar plays an important role in the growing global digital economy. But in the face of a pandemic and economic depression, financial … Continue reading Why US Financial Policy in 2021 Benefits Bitcoin