Many “Utopias” have been written throughout the centuries such as Plato’s rather sinister Republic, Thomas More’s Utopia (1551) and Tommaso Campanella’s The City of the Sun (1602). In the 20th and 21st centuries, dystopias have become more in vogue, from Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World (1932) and George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four (1949) to Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale (1985).
An ideal society is like a magnificent temple, but temples cannot be built without vision, without plans, without resolve. So what would your ideal world look like? UN-aligned would like to tweak its vision for the future with the support of its members and it will be launching a monthly series within The Gordian, which it hopes to publish as an individual work in the future.
Your contribution can be a few paragraphs long or a few pages and you are welcome to discuss your ideas with one of our editors, Adrian or Ariana, first.
Be heard and help inspire a better world!