KIMBERLY SHOEMAKER

Volunteer Media Contact , The Venus Project
Dallas, TX, United States

About KIMBERLY

Areas of Expertise

The Venus Project, RBE, Paul Mitchell

An idea worth spreading

If humankind is to experience mutual prosperity, universal access to resources is essential.

I'm passionate about

The Venus Project

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Changing the world in ways that will be significant, influential, motivating, and ultimately inspiring without conformity, greed, deceit, or deprivation.

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KIMBERLY SHOEMAKER
Posted over 3 years ago
If you could make a wish on behalf of The City 2.0, what would it be?
The Venus Project Every action and decision we take (or don’t) ripples into the future...and for the first time we have the capability, the technology, and the knowledge to direct those ripples. www.thevenusproject.com The Venus Project Goals 1.Realizing the declaration of the world's resources as being the common heritage of all people. 2.Transcending the artificial boundaries that currently and arbitrarily separate people. 3.Replacing money-based nationalistic economies with a resource-based world economy. 4.Assisting in stabilizing the world’s population through education and voluntary birth control. 5.Reclaiming and restoring the natural environment to the best of our ability. 6.Redesigning cities, transportation systems, agricultural industries, and industrial plants so that they are energy- efficient, clean, and able conveniently to serve the needs of all people. 7.Gradually outgrowing corporate entities and governments (local, national, or supra-national) as means of social management. 8.Sharing and applying new technologies for the benefit of all nations. 9.Developing and using clean, renewable energy sources. 10.Manufacturing the highest-quality products for the benefit of the world’s people. 11.Requiring environmental-impact studies prior to construction of any mega-projects. 12.Encouraging the widest range of creativity and incentive toward constructive endeavour. 13.Outgrowing nationalism, bigotry, and prejudice through education. 14.Eliminating elitism—technical or otherwise. 15.Arriving at methodologies by careful research rather than random opinions. 16.Enhancing communication in schools so that our language is relevant to the physical conditions of the world. 17.Providing not only the necessities of life, but also offering challenges that stimulate the mind while emphasizing individuality rather than uniformity. 18.Finally, preparing people intellectually and emotionally for the changes and challenges that lie ahead.