Basic resource scarcity comes from the fact that we live on a finite world. We can technologically achieve abundant renewable energy, but if social contracts don't allow enough sharing or support sustainable practices then the injustice and conflict you attribute to scarcity will continue nevertheless.

This brings to mind the famous quote:

“If the minds of living beings are impure, their land is also impure, but if their minds are pure, so is their land. There are not two lands, pure or impure in themselves. The difference lies solely in the good or evil of our minds” (“On Attaining Buddhahood in This Lifetime,” WND-1, 4).

Money that has a fixed unit supply (e.g. gold or bitcoin) is not scarce since it is divisible. Money that has no fixed unit supply (e.g. fiat currency) is controlled by an upper class which leads to repression of lower classes.

When you refer to “free money” I think, yes, release constraints on gold and bitcoin so that they can be freely exchanged as money and people will be freer to emphasize compassion over greed.

Many emerging markets are coming to this conclusion and removing capital gains taxation on gold and bitcoin. Indonesia is one of the largest in this regard.

Individuals who wish to free themselves to the greatest extent possible as things stand today can use platforms like to remove themselves as much as possible from fiat regimes. In Indonesian, the largest bank, the Postal banking system, and the largest savings association sponsored by the largest Islamic lay organization in the country are moving their systems to Kinesis. In South Africa and Argentina, many employers are moving their payroll to the Kinesis system. As you intuit, the internet does help empower people through “free money”, and Kinesis is only one example of such empowerment growing as we speak. It even empowers its participants by sharing back 80% of its already very low friction charges through yields on the gold in the system that was converted from fiat and a referral yield as well. ( Those wishing to credit me with letting them know about Kinesis may sign up using this Referral Link: )

The fact that the “free money” is a scarce commodity is not a “bug” but an important feature. A fixed money supply re-empowers the little guy by assuring that he receives a fair rate of interest in exchange for giving up access to his savings for a period of time. This also assures that such savings are wisely allocated to projects which are truly productive in terms of the greater good as opposed to financial schemes only designed to allow the rentier class to increase their ability to skim wealth from the lower classes.

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