Libervis.com: Open Source and Post-Capitalistic Society
Aug 20, 2004, 04:00 (8 Talkback[s])
"Capitalism as the social structure was founded in order to
support further evolution and development of human race, to support
the innovation which was oppressed by the former system. It was
brought up by the two industrial revolutions. The technology was
obviously the main to blame for the outcoming capitalistic society.
The new capitalism was more liberalistic promoting free trade and
pushing globalization in order to support further development and
growth of technology.
"But, it seems like the technology has been pushed so far and so
high that the now old capitalism formed to support it starts to act
as it's oppressor. The world of software technology is the obvious
example of it. The first signs of these events can be recognized
far back into 70s and 80s when the software technology's started to