"But we want it to be a gift economy, so we want the land to be given to us. We don’t want to ask for money or look for donations.
It might seem like a bit of a whim, but the idea is that when something is given, there’s a subsequent gratitude. It creates a much different energy than when something is bought." (...)
"I think everyone knows that giving is amazing, and that through exchanging and sharing we can achieve something. It’s just there is a mindset that makes people think it isn’t serious, that it’s a utopia, and that we can’t manage without money. While this idea is stuck in people’s minds, we cannot progress."
Interesting read! What's your take on this?