Rosa Koire’s journey from local land use activism to her discovery of UN Agenda 21, a global incremental plan implemented locally; the International Council of Local Environmental Issues, or ICLEI, to de-industrialize the world; regionalization and the destruction of boundaries; transit villages and food sheds; SMART stands for sustainability, monitoring, assessing, rating and tracking; mixed-use high-density urban development; civil liberties restricted under the guise of environmental concerns; powers behind Agenda 21 committed to “sustainable” goals; mega-corporate model; mega-regions driving the economy and overpowering the nation state; Bruntland Commission; islands of human habitation; Wildlands Project; American standard of living being taken down; restrictions on rural property and farm lands; economic collapse; austerity and scarcity; technology the enabler of U.N. Agenda 21.
Aired: February 3, 2021
The Chicago Council on Global Affairs (CCGA); the Pritzker Forum on Global Cities; the Global Cities movement; cities doing an end run around the nation state; cities developing their own foreign policy; Rahm Emanuel’s “The Nation City: Why Mayors are Now Running the World”; SMART Cities; effect of the global pandemic on cities; issue of governance; violations of the US Constitution; funding of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs; national sovereignty v globalism; Global Parliament of Mayors; World Affairs Councils of America (WACA); implement global locally.
Aired: February 10, 2021
The future is being planned at a global level; children are the ultimate target of the move into virtual reality and the Internet of bodies; extracting value from the coming generation through finance and technology; video gaming industry a psy-op out of military R&D; normalizing living online; virtual world to be monetized by blockchain; personal avatars or meta-humans in a virtual gaming world parallel to the real world; coding of the spatial web to be done by its eventual prisoners; AI profiling of virtual space users; colonial nature of the move into a virtual digitized reality; stakeholder capitalism; social impact financing; Pay for Success Finance to privatize the entire social welfare system; human behavior change being set up as future debt obligations; the 4th Industrial Revolution; destruction of the real economy; build-out of an artificial synthetic world and a negation of the real world; ceremonies to affirm the natural world.
Aired: March 10, 2021