Crap Futures: Constraint no. 1: Progress Dogma

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Comrade Julian Hanna and James Auger, larging it in the harsh climates of Madeira, at Portugal's Madeira Interactive Technologies Institute (MITI), lit the fuse on Crap Futures in late 2015, with the spirit of one of my literary heroes, Ray Bradbury, hovering over them. They are doing a great job of critically deconstructing the rusted, bent scaffolding of futures that outlived the 20th century. Part of that is an ongoing series looking at the constraints we face when imagining new futures. This is Part 1, on the ravenous beast of Progress, which stalks advocacy futurists as well as that new breed of thought leader, the Venture Capital Philosopher.  

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