imo what folks usually want out of decentralization isn't decentralization itself (which has its own cost/benefits), but _shared centralization_ where a single entity is credibly owned by those it affects.
So maybe uhhh... look into co-ops and such instead of cr/ypto?
@zkat you might find this an interesting read: https://theanarchistlibrary.org/library/kevin-carson-the-homebrew-industrial-revolution
@zkat in this house crypto means cryptography ;)
But yes you're right, there's really two kinds of decentralization: "convergent decentralization" and "decentralized cooperating agents". I've been meaning to write up on this for a bit...
They're not at odds necessarily, but all the focus is on the former, but the problems society is actually needing to be solved are all in the latter camp...
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