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IEET > Affiliate Scholar > B. J. Murphy

B. J. Murphy

B.J. Murphy is a Technoprogressive Transhumanist activist within the East Coast region of the U.S. He’s worked with the asteroid mining company Planetary Resources as a member of their Planetary Community Vanguard, helping campaign funding for the ARKYD 100 Space Telescope, an open-source means of space exploration. He is a Writer, Editor, and Social Media Manager for and runs his own blog called The Proactionary Transhumanist. He’s a co-author of both Longevitize!: Essays on the Science, Philosophy & Politics of Longevity and The Future of Business: Critical Insights On a Rapidly Changing World From 60 Futurists.

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The Future of Business by Ed. Rohit Talwar (2015)

Longevitize!: Essays on the Science, Philosophy & Politics of Longevity by ed. Franco Cortese (2013)


"‘The Singularity & Socialism’ - an interview with author C. James Townsend"   Serious Wonder  Jun 26, 2015

"Top 5 Myths About Monsanto (Part 1)"   Ethical Technology  May 29, 2015

"The Legal Dilemma of Age Play in Virtual & Augmented   Reality"   Ethical Technology  Apr 9, 2015

"A Secular Satanist’s Approach Towards Technoprogressive Transhumanism"   Ethical Technology  Feb 9, 2015

"Time to Start Looking At ‘Cyborg’ As a Gender Identity"   Ethical Technology  Jan 28, 2015

"#18: The Future of Work and Death"   Ethical Technology  Dec 22, 2014

"Why Transhumanists Should Support “Right-To-Die”"   Ethical Technology  Nov 5, 2014

"The Transhumanist Future of Sex (Crimes?)"   Ethical Technology  Oct 23, 2014

"End Police Brutality, Support Sousveillance Laws!"   Ethical Technology  Aug 17, 2014

"The Future of Work and Death"   Ethical Technology  May 31, 2014

"Hip Hop and Transhumanism: An Interview with M.C. Kilch and Maitreya One"   Ethical Technology  May 2, 2014

"I Am Cyborg, Hear Me Roar: The Feeling of Pain is SO Last Century"   Ethical Technology  Apr 3, 2014

"‘Her’, OS Sentience and the Desire to Love"     Jan 14, 2014

"A Techno-Ramadan Proposal"   The Proactionary Transhumanist  Dec 26, 2013

"Will Today’s Handicapped Become Tomorrow’s First Post-Human?"   Ethical Technology  Dec 9, 2013

"Google’s Anti-Facial Recognition Policy for Glass is Deadly"   Ethical Technology  Dec 4, 2013

"A Question on Prostitution and the Left: My response to Meghan Murphy’s analysis"   Ethical Technology  Oct 27, 2013

"Neo-Malthusians, Luddites, and the rise of the Anti-Science Left"   The Proactionary Transhumanist  Sep 17, 2013

"‘What seems to be the problem?’ – Hollywood’s anti-immortality"     Sep 9, 2013

"Transhumanism and Anti-Imperialism: Why Technoprogressives should say ‘U.S. hands off Syria!’"   Ethical Technology  Sep 3, 2013

"A Socialist Journey for a Transhumanist"   The Proactionary Transhumanist  Aug 21, 2013

"Software company ScIAM develops ‘Human Intelligence Emulation’?"   Ethical Technology  Aug 14, 2013

"Immortality is NOT a Waste of Time"   The Proactionary Transhumanist  Jul 17, 2013

"Maintaining Physical Continuity While Achieving Digital Immortality"   Ethical Technology  Jul 10, 2013

"Abortions, Conception, and Gender Binary Politics"   Ethical Technology  Jun 27, 2013

"A Transhumanist’s Journey To Becoming Gods, Angels, and Ghosts"   Ethical Technology  Jun 17, 2013

"Do Robots Deserve the Right to Unionize?"   Ethical Technology  Jun 3, 2013

"My adieu to the anti-Big Pharma crowd"   Ethical Technology  May 9, 2013

"Drones, Ethics, and the rising tide of U.S. Technological Imperialism"   Ethical Technology  May 3, 2013

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