Land and inequality

Though inequality of wealth is a “hot” topic, one of its root causes is usually neglected. We are talking here about the unequal distribution of land. About a year ago The Guardian published the following article:

Half of England is owned by less 1% of its population

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Space settlements and education

One of the most important things to considering when we are going to establish orbital space settlements is how to organize education in a new society. As stated earlier on this site we believe that education has two functions:

  1. Civic – prepare young people for active citizenship in a democratic society
  2. Economic – developing relevant and useful skills to earn one’s living

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For the establishment of secular, liberal, humanist and republican orbital space settlements