Foundations for Grassroots Democratic Metaverse

@article{Talmon2022FoundationsFG,
  title={Foundations for Grassroots Democratic Metaverse},
  author={Nimrod Talmon and Ehud Y. Shapiro},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2022},
  volume={abs/2203.04090}
}
While the physical lives of many of us are in democ-racies (one person, one vote — e.g., the EU and the US), our digital lives are mostly in autocracies (one person, all votes — e.g., Facebook). Cryptocurrencies promise liberation but stop short, at plutocracy (one coin, one vote). What would it take for us to live our digital lives in a digital democracy? This paper offers a vision, a theoretical framework, and an architecture for a grassroots network of autonomous, people-owned, people… 

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