For all Friends of Freedom and Demogracy

Anyone who has to work with many different people has to make compromises. And even if you are convinced of freedom and demogracy, there are many people around you, that are not as convinced like you are, and even so you have to work with them. Some of them are convinced like you, but they think of different methods to reach our common goal. Some of them think their methods are better than yours. There are many ways.

„For all mankind“

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The 10 most dangerous Technologies ever

Who’d have thunk it?

Yesterday I started reading Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury again. I read it for the first time about 25 years ago, around 1988. The book was published first in 1954 in Great Britain by Rupert Hart-Davis, Ltd. Ray Bradbury is an American Citizen but he found an English publisher for the book. I don’t know if this has something to do with the political circumstances of the USA of the 1950th, but some philosophic writers got problems in this political period and the novel is very sociocritical. It’s an utopian novel, virtually a dystopian story, that tries to show us, that if we loose our books, we loose everything. Why? Because if we loose our books, we loose our history and so the essences of the complete lives of all our predecessors. I was thinking if there are today technologies that are able to completely annihilate mankind and human history, more than the firemen in Bradbury’s novel and their programmable assassin robots can do.

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