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Thursday, Aug 30, 2018

Digital Nomads Are Not the Future

Location independence is only possible because of communication infrastructures built with public funds. Low-cost destinations exist because rich countries looted and plundered the rest of the world for centuries through colonialism and unequal trade relationships. The privilege of even considering digital nomadism is a result of legal structures and high-quality public services funded through the wealth generated by centuries of global dominance.