The Network State argues that startup societies will harness an internet technology stack to navigate around state erected roadblocks to experimentation with governance models. Building governance structions from a blank slate will allow startup societies to unbundle citizens of current nation states and re-sort them into coherent online communities with a shared consciousness.
Leviathan – The most powerful force in the World. A mechanism for social organization.
The problems that network states solve.
The forces moving the network state to center stage.
“The historical/moral/ethical angle just might be the missing ingredient to build startup societies.” Balaji Srinivasan
Network unions are the birth of a new kind of institution for the digital age. They are a completely fresh approach to collaborating on shared action in a decentralized, open and trustless manner.
Network States open the door to the construction of completely new digitally enabled institutions that people voluntarily choose.