Symbol Systems and Sociology

Social Systems, Metanarratives, and Meaning

Success in a capitalist system requires subscribing to the ultimate value of capital, with the ultimate goal to acquire the capital to put others into debt slavery to try to pay off the privilege of access to your capital.

Questioning Everything

A Capitalist Symbol System

Corporate Debt Slavery

A Union Meeting

For the past couple of decades, the tech companies of Silicon Valley (and beyond) have run unchecked, causing havoc, destroying civil discourse, democracy, ruining personal relationships, running marketplaces of harassment and abuse, all to line their pockets. The very worst part is that they did it with our labor. This isn’t a talk, this is a union meeting.

Mike Monteiro — Let’s Destroy Silicon Valley
How to Build an Atomic Bomb, a presentation by Mike Monteiro

Designer, writer, educator, social architect, founder, Builders Collective, Leading with Design. https://stephenbau.com

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