red flags

red flag

i keep writing/saying.. ‘red flag we’re doing it/life wrong’.. things we keep focusing on that are actually irrelevant s and cancerous.. if we listen deeper.. so.. these red flags are ie’s of bikeshedding ness..

[on re re reading david graeber‘s debt – realizing where most/all these red flags came from]

we have to let go of any form of m\a\p

so adding page to gather some of the things i think perpetuate our ongoing tragedy of the non common .. some of the things that i think are keeping us from legit common\ing .. from an undisturbed ecosystem.. from us..

list:

any form of measuring/accounting

token

obligation

reciprocity

gift ness

marsh exchange law

incentive

contract

any form of inspectors of inspectors

control

order

leader ness

telling people what to do

takes a lot of work

literacy and numeracy as colonialism/control/enclosure

training

prep

supposed to’s

school/work

agenda

credentials

verifiability

validation

intellect ness

proof

judge\ment

pkg deal

language as control/enclosure

democracy

public consensus always oppresses someone(s)

decision making – f & b & dm same law

democratic admin

finite set of choices

voting

rights/entitlement

informed citizenry

policy

safety

property

lines

borders

labels

identity

security

storage

part\ial ness

binary ness

us & them

irrelevant

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flag\ged earth

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“Civility” has always been a red herring and code for keeping status quo oppression in place and the poweful in power.
Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/ubiquity75/status/1287045030130008066

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findings:

1\ undisturbed ecosystem (common\ing) can happen

2\ if we create a way to ground the chaos of 8b free people

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