I was involved in producing the following article after attending the Oxford Forum for the Future 2014 on the intersection of scenarios and design. For those of you of more academic mind – enjoy.
For those of you who are not so inclined, basically it suggests that if all that matters is the 24 hour news cycle we must as well go the whole way and turn the whole dam thing into a fashion show which means everything is in the moment and nothing has meaning the minute after. This of course causes our communities to be run by politicians who always think about the next thing that comes into view while forgetting everything that has gone past – a sort of Max Max world with no history. See the following link Epemeral futures-main