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More Stacked Images - How Shall We Build for The Future?

I see the future integral and car free 
beyond the suicidal commitment to fixed fossil fuel disaster
I see an eminently logical conclusion
that restores diversity and face-to-face
and over-leaps the horrendous boundaries we have erected 
 by creating what is in effect a pariah class
of persons taken to be not who they are
but who we project them to be
The integral community of the future is car free
It has a dense population living in complete privacy
within community
It walks to work to play to sing to dance to be
It has intentional sitting areas
There are enough people within a mile 
to enable an economy to grow and flourish
THE IMAGES
The Top First 
The dank and darkish hole of a past
that has devolved into an oil soaked sprawl
Second  A Plethora of Options
challenging the existence of a dark dank future
Third  An initial Iteration of
a walkable cyber-community
where principles of pattern language
and invention of utterly new construction methods
begin to create safe and secure
living 
How shall begin
We already have begun
We know image one
We sense image two
It remains to venture into iteration
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