Josh Sigurdson talks with Chad and Nadia Elwartowski about their whirlwind of a year following the destruction of their seastead by the Thai government as they're handed a death penalty.
Patri Friedman started Pronomos Capital, with more money from Peter Thiel, to establish mini-city-states.
Topics include: the very early days of bitcoin, starting out with the seasteading movement, the Tahiti project, how the Thailand seastead started, the search for freedom, fake news in Thailand makes Nadia a figure to be hated, a threat to national se
How seasteading advances human liberty.
The only radical action taken by Chad Elwartowski and Supranee Thepdet was their decision to live together in such a small space at the edge of the ocean.
Innovation in health care is woefully lacking and government red tape is largely to blame, but seasteading just might be a way to circumvent bureaucracy without sacrificing quality.
It's really quite astonishing that more research and development isn't being done in the area of water-borne housing:
Florida-based company Arkup has floated the concept of an off-grid, liveable luxury yacht.
Joe Quirk is the president of the Seasteading Institute, which hopes to see the world's oceans settled with hundreds of environmentally restorative floating cities.
Technocrats hate to be told "no", so billionaire Technocrat Peter Thiel is funding a floating city in international waters, effectively removing all legal, moral and ethical restraints on scientific research. Thiel is a Transhuman and also wants
For nearly a decade, the Seasteading Institute has been working to create autonomous floating communities on the ocean, where settlers can make their own rules de novo, unbound by the principalities and powers based on land. Founded by Google softwar