Started by red solo cup, June 12, 2022, 02:31:00 PM
QuoteWorld Economic Forum adviser claims the planet no longer needs the 'vast majority' of the populationAs a potential remedy to economically 'obsolete' people, Yuval Noah Harari proposed government redistribution of wealth, not just nationally, but globally.(LifeSiteNews) – Top World Economic Forum (WEF) adviser Yuval Noah Harari recently declared that the world does not "need the vast majority" of the current population due to technological advances.Harari made the bold declaration in an interview with Chris Anderson, head of the popular TED media group, echoing past predictions of a "useless class" of "unemployable" humans.[yt]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w7DohVZS5Yo[/yt]Harai suggested that, in a departure from the 20th century, when the "big heroes" of political systems' prevailing narratives were always "the common people," now in the 21st century, people "are no longer part of the story of the future." Instead, according to Harari, they have been replaced by artificial intelligence (AI) and displaced by a high-tech economy....
QuoteI actually was arguing that sentience as such, since it is not supernatural, in theory could be replicated in software.
QuoteFeeling is just a feedback mechanism,
Quote from: james03 on September 12, 2022, 12:42:37 PMI prefer the term immaterial, but supernatural seems synonymous.
QuotePerhaps a better distinction would be immaterial vs spiritual.