Lately, many mainstream media outlets have discovered transhumanism, but we’ve seen the largest number of articles appearing at The Huffington Post. Case in point, an opinion piece published in yesterday’s US edition. Take a few minutes to read it, as its author, Zoltan Istvan, poses some very interesting questions. Here’s one:
Despite the growing global acceptance of transhumanism, one major concern is repeatedly voiced by many people everywhere. The leading transhumanist science and technology is likely to come from large companies and elite universities, many of which are mostly controlled and administered by the uber-rich. It’s therefore natural to ask: Will the uber-rich — the wealthiest 1 percent of people on the planet — freely share with the rest of the world the transhumanist technology they develop?
Want to know more? Read the entire op-ed via The Biggest Worry About Transhumanism | Zoltan Istvan.