Reflections from the Praxis Community



Dryden Brown

Oct 18, 2023

National Accelerationism

How to Implement a Program of Techno-Optimism Now

Dryden Brown

Oct 11, 2023

Manufacturing Consensus

Thanks to Vitalik Buterin, Tarun Chitra, Sreeram Kannan, Arthaud Mesnard, Maxwell Tabarrok, and Robert Drost for feedback

Emmet Penney

Jul 18, 2023

The Industrial Revolution Never Happened

What can we build today that will redound for generations, for millennia?

Geoff Shullenberger

Jun 30, 2023

The Digital Yeoman's Plight

Digital man was not born free, and the technologies we now depend on will continue to make us less so, if not challenged.

Roger's Bacon

Jun 20, 2023

Life on the Grid (Part 1)

If you grow up in a grid-like environment, you will be worse at navigating less grid-like environments.


Jun 8, 2023

David Weinreb Joins Praxis as Vice Chairman to Spearhead Search for Site

David has built three cities with over 100k residents

Emmett Shear

May 29, 2023

Visions of the City Interview Series: Emmett Shear

Sol Brah

May 9, 2023

Visions of Praxis: Building the Vital City

Residents of Praxis will play a role in the city’s design and creation. Visions of Praxis is a series of essays from our future residents in which they share their perspectives on how the city should be designe...

Ryan Haecker

Apr 18, 2023

Consider the Castle

The Symbolic Grammar of Cities from Disney World to Bethlehem

Sam Buntz

Apr 3, 2023

How do the Gods Return?

After long hibernation, the old gods, the gods of Olympus or any other pantheon, are returning.


Feb 8, 2023

Every Angel is Terrifying

Olivia Kan-Sperling

Dec 6, 2022

Fabric of Reality: A Figurative Language Moodboard

Roger's Bacon

Nov 22, 2022

On Stories and Histories: Q&A

Tell me what you think of this—I have a theory for why everything is going wrong…

Jordan Castro

Nov 17, 2022

Against Cynicism

There are few greater temptations in our time than cynicism.

Ani Pai

Jul 9, 2021

Escaping Virtual Reality

We must build heroic projects, not in the matrix, but in reality. Join Praxis.


May 2, 2021

Meet Founding Member Cameron Wiese

Cameron is building the next great World's Fair.

Ahmed Al-Dakhil

Apr 17, 2021


A Lahabite’s metapolitical contribution to the harmony of God, tradition and technology in the 21st century.

Alpha Barry

Mar 27, 2021

War and Peace and Life Everlasting

War has historically been the key forcing function for civilizational advancement. Technology itself is a cause and effect of this forcing function.

Dryden Brown

Nov 22, 2020

Faith in the Frontier

On the wall in my childhood bedroom, there’s an old watercolor of American militiamen marching to battle...