The video below is a short talk given by Balaji Srinivasan, who is the CEO of a DNA testing company, and who to my knowledge is not some type of “right winger”. He discusses a concept he called “Exit” in which technology will essentially give us the opportunity to live our lives free of government interference. He defines it as “giving people the tools to reduce the influence of bad policies over their lives without getting involved in politics, without lobbying or sloganeering”. It is peaceful and done with no malice. You simply vote with your feet for the better alternative for you. He believes that in the future that while one can continue to try to lobby and sloganeer, that will not be as effective as “opting into” an alternative. He mentions Bitcoin, mobile medicine and 3D printing as current examples.

My thoughts are below

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