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The creative society by Lars Tvede

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In 1516, Sir Thomas More, who was Lord Chancellor to English King Henry VIII, published a book describing an imaginary dream society, in which there was no private property, so that everyone lived in similar houses and shared everything equally. Meals would be shared in community dining halls, and each community had the perfect number of inhabitants (6,000). In order to secure these perfect arrangements against violation, the state would issue internal passports and control where everyone lived.

The name of the book was Utopia, and ever since it was published, the dream of a society with state-enforced ...

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