Technological Singularity and the New Activism of the 21st Century

Posted on February 5, 2005 - 11:57pm :: Editorial
By Nicanor Perlas 05 February 2005 | TruthForce! Recently tens of thousands of activists from around the world gathered at the World Social Forum in Porto Alegre in Brazil. Meanwhile, the global elite gathered in Davos, Switzerland, at the World Economic Forum. Albeit from different and mostly contrasting perspectives, both gathered to address the problems facing the future of the planet. Both however failed to address the technological tsunami facing humanity, the tsunami of technological singularity.