Ultimately what we’d want is a society where people are free of debt and insecurity, a society where people wouldn’t direct their energies and time toward selfish goals of wealth and power. A new drive towards creativity, the elimination of scarcity, the protection of the environment, and most importantly ... concern for fellow human beings would arise.
Removing survival concerns, people would have time for individual interests such as continuing their education. Education, if available to everyone without a price tag, could become a never-ending process. “Where would the money come from to begin such a drive? “ many will ask, well that’s where things have gone horribly wrong. The fact that it’s so difficult for us to conceive of such ideas and the practical means of implementing them clearly illustrates our deep embedded need for the monetary system, a system that was so long ago pursued.