How the Will was Won
The Will is a creation within the Pierre Jnr series that is the foundation for their united but ultra-democratic society. These ideas are not just the dreams of one author but have been inspired from the what is taking place in our times, (aka Now).
Since the books were finished, I am seeing more and more evidence for the beginning of what is often called 'liquid democracy' or 'delegative democracy'. This page is a collection of links about the rise of the Will as we watch it happen over the next hundred or so years.
Google creates liquid democracy voting system
a form of democratic control whereby an electorate vests voting power in delegates rather than in representatives
China 'social credit': Beijing sets up huge system [BBC]
The Chinese government is building an omnipotent "social credit" system that is meant to rate each citizen's trustworthiness.
Big data meets Big Brother as China moves to rate its citizens [Wired]
Linking real world action to social currency
Steps are being made to create currencies that tie to real-world value (as opposed to the faith-based currencies we have now). The exciting Factory 2050 is working on a blockchain to create an 'unfalsifiable ledger technology... It would track and certify the path of raw materials all the way to the finished product...' (New Scientist)