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Paul Cockshott Lecture on Modern Socialism with Computers

Thanks to comrade Polinkazh for organizing this and to Paul Cockshott for agreeing to give this talk. Q&A timestamps: 00:31:40 Energy & infrastructure requirements for automating socialism in a large country 00:34:08 How to transition to socialism, does it need to be global? 00:39:20 Role of AI in future socialist planning 00:39:50 Human nature and socialism 00:43:20 How to implement direct electronic democracy. Can it be done in poor countries? 00:46:20 Why Universal Basic Income is bad 00:48:55 Why have socialist countries not used computerized planning? 00:53:40 OGAS (soviet idea for computerized planning) 00:55:10 Why should there be no qualitative difference between types of work in transition to communism? 00:59:00 How would an AI-planned economy judge the value of something like art? 01:01:30 Was the Kosygin reform inevitable? Was a better reform possible? 01:04:00 How should a modern socialist society allocate resources to the arts? 01:06:23 Anti-virus & computer security for computerized planning 01:08:29 Advice for computer students 01:09:47 Dealing with small businesses in transitioning to socialism & communism 01:11:34 Project Cybersyn (computerized economic planning in Allende’s Chile) Polinkazh Paul Cockshott __________________________ My patreon My discord My facebook My twitter My blog