#141: The New Privilege
the new decentralized declassified world
In The New Currency, we discovered that privileges are surprisingly distributed in the world. We are transitioning from a distinct class system that defines privileges to a new decentralized “de-classified” world. Class divisions continue to persist, but due to the Internet, an intelligent person from anywhere in the world can “make it”.
In this new world, true privileges are obscure and uncharted. To be a healthy and physically capable individual is a privilege. To be a female, not have domineering parents, to be coming from “nothing”, and to have had character-building experiences are all new forms of privilege.
By recognizing my unique privileges I am bringing them to light and thus starting to leverage them. Each privilege is a muscle that needs to be developed to start shaping up my body/life. Therefore, I exit from the overbearing dogma of being a victim and enter the new playground where I tell myself: