businessinsider.com – Zoltan Istvan, Tech Insider
The 1960s were about peace, love, and drugs. I believe the next decade will be about virtual reality, implants, and transhumanism.
Even though I was born after the 1960s, I’ve always been fascinated with that era. Some people credit Ken Kesey’s cross country bus trip as helping to spawn a generation of hippies. My Immortality Bus trip — a cross-country bus journey to spread the word about my Transhumanist Party campaign for the 2016 U.S. presidency, along with the need for a pro-science and longevity culture — aims to stir up the national consciousness as well.