[IAEP] Peru, OLPC and Wikipedia

Martin Langhoff martin.langhoff at gmail.com
Tue May 11 15:39:54 EDT 2010

On Mon, May 10, 2010 at 11:49 PM,  <forster at ozonline.com.au> wrote:
> the interviewed social Darwinist is Robert Wright, the author of  Nonzero
> http://www.nonzero.org/
> The filmmaker is Righteous Pictures http://righteouspictures.com/
> Wright seems to believe that there is a higher purpose to biological
> and social evolution, that in some way, we will be fulfilling our
> destiny if we become one globalised culture.

When I watched the videos, I did get a similar feeling of concern. And
Robert Wright's answers can be read as neo-social-darwinist. But note
the "can be read"... I am not sure if he is actually darwinist;
reading his book right after reading Guns, Germs and Steel may lead to
a completely different perspective.


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