"We're not good at dealing with global crises as a world -- we don't really have the infrastructure, or leadership, or accountability," she added.

If this were a perfect world maybe we could have a world government but I can't even imagine what kind of corruption and BS would occur with that much power. At least if you have smaller governments there is a mechanism to stop bad things from happening, in theory.


@anthony it's real tricky, for sure

e.g. the European Union in general seems like a good idea, but then I see what they did with copyright laws and want to table-flip

Centralised power means the bribes can be centralised, too

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@jokeyrhyme Centralized bribes would be more efficient 😁️

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