Utopia / Dystopia

Utopia / Dystopia

Where dreams crash against reality.

Akash Kapur

Better to Have Gone: Love, Death, and the Quest for Utopia in Auroville
by Akash Kapur

Dystopia is Utopia Gone Wrong

Is this the face of dystopia?

Utopia morphs into Dystopia and the inevitable unintended loss of self-determination and freedom when you ask for and get the Government or a Cult Leader to take care of your

  • job (income)
  • health care
  • education
  • safety
  • retirement, and
  • thinking.

Unfortunately, while our dystopian visions are alarming, the children of the future won’t know the difference.


Big Questions

Do Utopian Dreams ultimately crash against an ugly Dystopian Reality? What does utopia look like to you? What does dystopia look like to you?

Does a Military-Industrial-Religious complex ultimately devolve into a dystopian state (fascism)?

Do we fully realize how much we are manipulated?

Is predictive policing nudging us towards a dystopian state?

Are immunity passports a bad idea?

Big Picture

Big Picture / Human Society / Politics & Government / Utopia – Dystopia

Paranoia strikes deep
Into your life it will creep
It starts when you're always afraid
Step out of line, the men come and take you away

Buffalo Springfield